1876 $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS63

PCGS AU55

PCGS AU55

PCGS #:
8339
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
1,432
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 45 R-8.6 2 / 106 13 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 7 R-9.6 28 / 106 71 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 7 / 106 TIE 18 / 218 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 45
60 or Better 7
65 or Better 2
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.6
60 or Better R-9.6
65 or Better R-9.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 2 / 106
60 or Better 28 / 106
65 or Better 7 / 106 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 13 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 71 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 18 / 218 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade
1 MS65 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2013:4240, $19,975

7 MS63 estimated grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2013:4240, $19,975 - Goldbergs 6/2016:1447, not sold

7 MS63 PCGS grade
#1 MS65 PCGS grade
#1 MS65 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2013:4240, $19,975

#7 MS63 estimated grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2013:4240, $19,975 - Goldbergs 6/2016:1447, not sold

#7 MS63 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): As the low mintage would indicate, the 1876 is a very rare date in all grades. A few relatively choice uncs exist, but most business strikes that I know of are in the EF range.