Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1959 is fairly common in Gem condition. There are earlier issues, particularly some of the S-Mint, but the 1959 is not rare at all. There are both frosty white and toned survivors.

 

Diameter
24.30 millimeters
Designer
John Flanagan
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
24384000
Weight
6.30 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
2
Pop Lower
2360
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 2438000 R-1.0 35 / 93 TIE 35 / 93 TIE
All Grades 100000 R-2.0 87 / 93 TIE 87 / 93 TIE
60 or Better 12500 R-2.9 57 / 93 TIE 57 / 93 TIE

Condition Census

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