1880 $5 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1907

PCGS PR64<BR>Image courtesy of <a href="http://www.ha.com" target="_blank">Heritage Numismatic Auctions</a>

PCGS PR64
Image courtesy of Heritage Numismatic Auctions

PCGS #:
8475
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
36
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 14 / 42 TIE 32 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 20 R-9.1 14 / 42 32 / 60
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 1 / 42 TIE 6 / 60 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 22
60 or Better 20
65 or Better 4
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.0
60 or Better R-9.1
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 14 / 42 TIE
60 or Better 14 / 42
65 or Better 1 / 42 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 32 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 32 / 60
65 or Better 6 / 60 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR64 PCGS grade
1 PR64 PCGS grade
3 PR63 PCGS grade
4 PR62 PCGS grade
5 PR61 PCGS grade
5 PR61 PCGS grade
#1 PR64 PCGS grade
#1 PR64 PCGS grade
#3 PR63 PCGS grade
#4 PR62 PCGS grade
#5 PR61 PCGS grade
#5 PR61 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): Proofs are very rare, more so than any of the dates that follow. They have appeared at auction less often than any other date after 1859 except for the extremely rare and underrated 1861, 1870, 1871 and 1874.