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1905 $5 (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

PCGS MS67

PCGS #:
8411
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Weight:
8.24 grams
Mintage:
302,200
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 1,500 R-4.8 77 / 106 178 / 218
65 or Better 55 R-8.4 48 / 106 TIE 65 / 218 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 3,500
60 or Better 1,500
65 or Better 55
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-4.3
60 or Better R-4.8
65 or Better R-8.4
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 80 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 77 / 106
65 or Better 48 / 106 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 192 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 178 / 218
65 or Better 65 / 218 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 estimated grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
2 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 estimated grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
#2 MS66 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88):

The 1905 is comparable in rarity to the 1902 and 1903 and is, therefore, a bit more scarce than the commonest dates of the series. it is hardly rare, however, and is relatively easy to obtain in any condition including choice uncirculated.