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1891 $5 (Proof)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1907

PCGS #:
8486
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.24 grams
Mintage:
53
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
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 40 R-8.7 22 / 42 TIE 40 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 38 R-8.7 24 / 42 TIE 42 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 10 R-9.5 23 / 42 TIE 32 / 60 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 40
60 or Better 38
65 or Better 10
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.7
60 or Better R-8.7
65 or Better R-9.5
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 22 / 42 TIE
60 or Better 24 / 42 TIE
65 or Better 23 / 42 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 40 / 60 TIE
60 or Better 42 / 60 TIE
65 or Better 32 / 60 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR65 PCGS grade
2 PR64 PCGS grade
2 PR64 PCGS grade
2 PR64 PCGS grade
5 PR63 PCGS grade
5 PR63 PCGS grade
5 PR63 PCGS grade
5 PR63 estimated grade
9 PR62 PCGS grade
10 PR61 PCGS grade
#1 PR65 PCGS grade
#2 PR64 PCGS grade
#2 PR64 PCGS grade
#2 PR64 PCGS grade
#5 PR63 PCGS grade
#5 PR63 PCGS grade
#5 PR63 PCGS grade
#5 PR63 estimated grade
#9 PR62 PCGS grade
#10 PR61 PCGS grade