Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1927 is fairly common in all circulated grades. While not as common in mint state as many of the dates in the 1930s, it is one of the more common dates of the 1920s. The strike is usually quite sharp and luster can be frosty and outstanding.

 

Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Mintage
37981000
Weight
5.00 grams
Metal Content
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Country
The United States of America
Pop Higher
4
Pop Lower
2384
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 14000 R-2.9 43 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 3000 R-4.4 44 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 1500 R-4.8 52 / 69 TIE 53 / 72 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade

High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade