1884 $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS63+

PCGS MS63+

PCGS MS62

PCGS MS62

PCGS #:
8364
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
191,030
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 800 R-5.4 50 / 106 TIE 161 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 100 R-8.0 44 / 106 TIE 144 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 3 R-9.8 15 / 106 TIE 30 / 218 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 800
60 or Better 100
65 or Better 3
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.4
60 or Better R-8.0
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 50 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 44 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 15 / 106 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 161 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 144 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 30 / 218 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS65 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade
3 MS64 estimated grade
3 MS64 estimated grade
3 MS64 estimated grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
7 MS63 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS65 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 PCGS grade
#3 MS64 estimated grade
#3 MS64 estimated grade
#3 MS64 estimated grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
#7 MS63 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88):

Like the 1883, the 1884 is generally considered to be a common date but it is actually quite scarce, more so in fact than the 1883. Most known specimens are in the VF to EF range and strictly uncirculated examples are very scarce.