1885 $2.50 (Proof)

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

ex Trompeter collection

ex Trompeter collection

PCGS #:
7911
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
87
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 42 R-8.6 36 / 60 TIE 36 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 40 R-8.7 36 / 60 TIE 36 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 12 R-9.5 31 / 60 TIE 31 / 60 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 42
60 or Better 40
65 or Better 12
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.6
60 or Better R-8.7
65 or Better R-9.5
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 36 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 36 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 31 / 60 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 36 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 36 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 31 / 60 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade
2 PR65 PCGS grade
2 PR65 PCGS grade
2 PR65 PCGS grade
5 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR64 estimated grade
#1 PR66 PCGS grade
#2 PR65 PCGS grade
#2 PR65 PCGS grade
#2 PR65 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR64 estimated grade
David Akers (1975/88): Gem quality proofs are very rare, certainly more so than other proofs with comparable mintages, and most proofs that I have seen were marked up or even circualted.