Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1947 is the rarest of the three 1947 issues. Gems are not rare in the absolute sense, but they are more difficult to locate than Gems of the 1947-D and 1947-S.

 

Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
22556000
Weight
6.30 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
1
Pop Lower
2373
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 2255000 R-1.0 35 / 93 TIE 35 / 93 TIE
All Grades 26000 R-2.7 18 / 93 TIE 18 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 12000 R-2.9 57 / 93 TIE 57 / 93 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5833 (MS)     67
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #5833 (MS)     67
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade