1869 $1 PR66 Certification #27577135, PCGS #7017

Owner's Comments

CAC Have 4 coins of this year. I buy multiples of they are nice coins! PR66 is the highest at CAC. A little dark bur nice and original

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

In 1869, the Philadelphia Mint produced only 600 Proof Silver Dollars.  They are generally considered to be common in the sense that they are readily available to collectors in a variety of grades at reasonable prices.  PR63 and PR64 examples are the most frequently-seen grades.  Gems are rare and are almost never seen above PR65.  In fact, the best examples known of this date are a single PR67DCAM.

Approximately twenty percent of all Proof 1869 Silver Dollars are Cameos, but fewer than ten percent are Deep Cameos.

Diameter
38.10 millimeters
Designer
Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
600
Weight
26.73 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
213
Price Guide
PCGS Population
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Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 550 R-5.9 1 / 8 TIE 30 / 38 TIE
All Grades 525 R-5.9 2 / 8 TIE 32 / 38 TIE
60 or Better 75 R-8.2 7 / 8 TIE 36 / 38 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade PR66 PCGS grade

Heritage 6/2013:4622, $30,550 - “Perfection 11” Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 PR66 PCGS grade
1 PR66 PCGS grade
1 PR66 PCGS grade
1 PR66 PCGS grade