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1893 $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 #:
8383
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.24 grams
Mintage:
1,528,120
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 8,000 R-3.4 94 / 106 TIE 206 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 4,000 R-4.2 88 / 106 TIE 189 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 30 R-8.9 44 / 106 61 / 218
Survival Estimate
All Grades 8,000
60 or Better 4,000
65 or Better 30
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-3.4
60 or Better R-4.2
65 or Better R-8.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 94 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 88 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 44 / 106
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 206 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 189 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 61 / 218

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade

Superior 5/1990:5607, $63,250

2 MS67 estimated grade
3 MS66+ PCGS grade

D.L. Hansen Collection

4 MS66 PCGS grade

“Summer97” Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

4 MS66 PCGS grade  
	PCGS #8383 (MS) 66

Heritage 9/2010:5376, $8,050

4 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS66 PCGS grade
10 MS65 PCGS grade PCGS #8383 (MS)     65
#1 MS68 PCGS grade

Superior 5/1990:5607, $63,250

#2 MS67 estimated grade
#3 MS66+ PCGS grade

D.L. Hansen Collection

#4 MS66 PCGS grade

“Summer97” Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

 
	PCGS #8383 (MS) 66 
#4 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 9/2010:5376, $8,050

#4 MS66 PCGS grade
#4 MS66 PCGS grade
#4 MS66 PCGS grade
#4 MS66 PCGS grade
PCGS #8383 (MS)     65 #10 MS65 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): The 1893 is a common date in all grades including choice uncirculated.