1879 $2.50 (Proof)

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

ex Trompeter collection

ex Trompeter collection

PCGS #:
7905
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
30
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 22 R-9.0 27 / 60 TIE 27 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 21 R-9.0 27 / 60 TIE 27 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 6 R-9.7 21 / 60 TIE 21 / 60 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 22
60 or Better 21
65 or Better 6
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.0
60 or Better R-9.0
65 or Better R-9.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 27 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 27 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 21 / 60 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 27 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 27 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 21 / 60 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade
1 PR65 PCGS grade
3 PR64 PCGS grade
3 PR64 PCGS grade
3 PR64 PCGS grade
3 PR64 PCGS grade
#1 PR65 PCGS grade
#1 PR65 PCGS grade
#3 PR64 PCGS grade
#3 PR64 PCGS grade
#3 PR64 PCGS grade
#3 PR64 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs are extremely rare and are less often seen than the more highly regarded proofs of 1863 or 1875.