1898 $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

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PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS #:
8396
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.36 grams
Mintage:
633,420
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 3,500 R-4.3 80 / 106 TIE 192 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 800 R-5.4 67 / 106 TIE 168 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 5 R-9.7 25 / 106 TIE 40 / 218 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 3,500
60 or Better 800
65 or Better 5
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-4.3
60 or Better R-5.4
65 or Better R-9.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 80 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 67 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 25 / 106 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 192 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 168 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 40 / 218 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade
1 MS66 estimated grade
1 MS66 estimated grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS65 PCGS grade
4 MS65 estimated grade
4 MS65 estimated grade
4 MS65 estimated grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 estimated grade
#1 MS66 estimated grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 PCGS grade
#4 MS65 estimated grade
#4 MS65 estimated grade
#4 MS65 estimated grade
David Akers (1975/88):

The 1898 is a common date in all grades and it is easily obtained in choice uncirculated condition.