1877 $2.50 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $2 1/2 1840-1907

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS63

PCGS MS62

PCGS MS62

PCGS #:
7826
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
1,632
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 400 R-6.2 104 / 147 TIE 104 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 25 R-9.0 93 / 147 TIE 93 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 147 1 / 147
Survival Estimate
All Grades 400
60 or Better 25
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-6.2
60 or Better R-9.0
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 104 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 93 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 147
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 104 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 93 / 147 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 147

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS65 estimated grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade

Horseshoe Collection - Bowers & Merena 8/2010:1570, $14,375

2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
5 MS63 PCGS grade

David Lawrence 8/2018:1575669, $13,000

5 MS63 PCGS grade
5 MS63 PCGS grade
5 MS63 PCGS grade
5 MS63 PCGS grade
10 MS62 PCGS grade PCGS #7826 (MS)     62
#1 MS65 estimated grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade

Horseshoe Collection - Bowers & Merena 8/2010:1570, $14,375

#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#2 MS64 PCGS grade
#5 MS63 PCGS grade

David Lawrence 8/2018:1575669, $13,000

#5 MS63 PCGS grade
#5 MS63 PCGS grade
#5 MS63 PCGS grade
#5 MS63 PCGS grade
PCGS #7826 (MS)     62 #10 MS62 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): The 1877 has one of the lowest mintages of any date in the series and so it may come as a surprise to some that it appears at auction more often than many supposedly more common dates. It is rare, however, and very popular because of its low mintage.