1853 1C, RD MS65RD Certification #06521383, PCGS #1903

Owner's Comments

1853 MS65RD. So firey red the coin almost looks like it was minted yesterday, with virtually no marks and only a slight partial fingerprint to justify this grade, as opposed to a higher one.
PCGS #
1903
Designer
Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Plain
Diameter
27.50 millimeters
Weight
10.89 grams
Mintage
6641131
Metal
Copper
Pop Higher
22
Pop Lower
130
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 1000 R-5.0 20 / 33 35 / 74
All Grades 1000 R-5.0 20 / 33 35 / 74
60 or Better 250 R-6.6 15 / 33 TIE 19 / 74 TIE
65 or Better 1000
All Grades 1000
60 or Better 250
65 or Better R-5.0
All Grades R-5.0
60 or Better R-6.6
65 or Better 20 / 33
All Grades 20 / 33
60 or Better 15 / 33 TIE
65 or Better 35 / 74
All Grades 35 / 74
60 or Better 19 / 74 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67RD PCGS grade MS67RD PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2001:5248, $14,950 - 1853 Collection - Stack's/Bowers 10/2014:10006, $19,388 - D.L. Hansen Collection

2 MS66+RD PCGS grade MS66+RD PCGS grade

Heritage 6/2013:4326, $4,641 - Heritage 4/2014:3939, $4,113 - Stack's/Bowers 8/2015:134, not sold - Stack's/Bowers 11/2015:22069, $5,875 - Heritage 8/2019:3045, $6,600

3 MS66RD PCGS grade MS66RD PCGS grade

Lee F. Hewitt Collection - Bowers & Merena 11/1984:2053 - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack’s 3/1988:701 - Dr. Haig Koshkarian Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2004:15, $5,865 - Twin Leaf Collection (W.M. "Jack" Wadlington), Part I - Stack’s/Bowers 7/2015:2620, $14,100 - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:82, not sold - Stack's/Bowers 4/2016:13017, $12,925

3 MS66RD PCGS grade MS66RD PCGS grade

Stack's/Bowers 3/2011:357, $6,331 - Heritage 6/2011:3051, $6,900 - High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

3 MS66RD PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2003:5088, $4,485 - Joseph C. Thomas Collection - Heritage 4/2009:1068, $8,625 - Stack's/Bowers 1/2013:13076, $7,638

MS67RD PCGS grade #1 MS67RD PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2001:5248, $14,950 - 1853 Collection - Stack's/Bowers 10/2014:10006, $19,388 - D.L. Hansen Collection

MS66+RD PCGS grade #2 MS66+RD PCGS grade

Heritage 6/2013:4326, $4,641 - Heritage 4/2014:3939, $4,113 - Stack's/Bowers 8/2015:134, not sold - Stack's/Bowers 11/2015:22069, $5,875 - Heritage 8/2019:3045, $6,600

MS66RD PCGS grade #3 MS66RD PCGS grade

Lee F. Hewitt Collection - Bowers & Merena 11/1984:2053 - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack’s 3/1988:701 - Dr. Haig Koshkarian Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2004:15, $5,865 - Twin Leaf Collection (W.M. "Jack" Wadlington), Part I - Stack’s/Bowers 7/2015:2620, $14,100 - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:82, not sold - Stack's/Bowers 4/2016:13017, $12,925

MS66RD PCGS grade #3 MS66RD PCGS grade

Stack's/Bowers 3/2011:357, $6,331 - Heritage 6/2011:3051, $6,900 - High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#3 MS66RD PCGS grade

Heritage 3/2003:5088, $4,485 - Joseph C. Thomas Collection - Heritage 4/2009:1068, $8,625 - Stack's/Bowers 1/2013:13076, $7,638