1885-S $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

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PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

PCGS #:
8368
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
1,211,500
Mint:
San Francisco
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 8,000 R-3.4 94 / 106 TIE 206 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 3,500 R-4.3 86 / 106 TIE 187 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 40 R-8.7 47 / 106 64 / 218
Survival Estimate
All Grades 8,000
60 or Better 3,500
65 or Better 40
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-3.4
60 or Better R-4.3
65 or Better R-8.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 94 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 86 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 47 / 106
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 206 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 187 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 64 / 218

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2018:3827, $10,800 - D.L. Hansen Collection

2 MS66 PCGS grade

Summer97 Collection

2 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2015:7111, $5,170

2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 estimated grade
2 MS66 estimated grade
10 MS65+ PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2018:3827, $10,800 - D.L. Hansen Collection

#2 MS66 PCGS grade

Summer97 Collection

#2 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2015:7111, $5,170

#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 estimated grade
#2 MS66 estimated grade
#10 MS65+ PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88):

The 1885-S is common in all conditions including choice uncirculated.