1886 $2.50 (Regular Strike)

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

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS #:
7838
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
18.00 millimeters
Weight:
4.18 grams
Mintage:
4,000
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 550 R-5.9 112 / 147 TIE 112 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 70 R-8.3 106 / 147 106 / 147
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 27 / 147 TIE 27 / 147 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 550
60 or Better 70
65 or Better 4
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.9
60 or Better R-8.3
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 112 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 106 / 147
65 or Better 27 / 147 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 112 / 147 TIE
60 or Better 106 / 147
65 or Better 27 / 147 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS65 PCGS grade
2 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS64 PCGS grade
4 MS64 PCGS grade
4 MS64 PCGS grade
4 MS64 estimated grade
4 MS64 estimated grade
9 MS63 PCGS grade
9 MS63 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#2 MS65 PCGS grade
#2 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS64 PCGS grade
#4 MS64 PCGS grade
#4 MS64 PCGS grade
#4 MS64 estimated grade
#4 MS64 estimated grade
#9 MS63 PCGS grade
#9 MS63 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): This is a very scarce date, but when available, the typical specimen is usually high grade. In fact, most specimens that I have seen have been either AU, or Unc.