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1904-S $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

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PCGS MS65

PCGS MS65

PCGS MS61

PCGS MS61

PCGS #:
8410
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.24 grams
Mintage:
97,000
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 750 R-5.5 46 / 106 TIE 155 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 80 R-8.2 40 / 106 TIE 137 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 7 R-9.6 30 / 106 TIE 46 / 218 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 750
60 or Better 80
65 or Better 7
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.5
60 or Better R-8.2
65 or Better R-9.6
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 46 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 40 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 30 / 106 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 155 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 137 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 46 / 218 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade

Montgomery Sale - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 10/1999:1284 $29,900

2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 estimated grade
5 MS65 PCGS grade
5 MS65 PCGS grade
7 MS64+ PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
8 MS64 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade

Montgomery Sale - Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 10/1999:1284 $29,900

#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 estimated grade
#5 MS65 PCGS grade
#5 MS65 PCGS grade
#7 MS64+ PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
#8 MS64 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): The 1904-S is a scarce date in all grades and the majority of known specimens are in the VF to EF range. A small number of uncirculated examples are known, including several superb gems, but the date is definitely rare in full mint state.