Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1928 is fairly common in all circulated grades. It is somewhat more scarce in mint state and Gem condition than the dates in the 1930s. Most specimens are well stuck and luster can be very frosty.

Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Mintage
23411000
Weight
5.00 grams
Metal Content
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
30
Pop Lower
2050
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 12500 R-2.9 43 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 2750 R-4.4 44 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 1200 R-4.9 48 / 69 TIE 49 / 72 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade

Gerald R Forsythe Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #3963 (MS)     67
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade