1897 $5 AU55 Certification #22071795, PCGS #8394

Expert Comments

David Akers (1975/88)

The 1897 is one of the common dates of the series and is readily available in any condition short of superb. (All U.S. gold coins, even the most common dates, are rare in superb, nearly perfect condition.)

 

PCGS #
8394
Designer
Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
21.65 millimeters
Weight
8.36 grams
Mintage
867800
Metal
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
3212
Pop Lower
75
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 5000 R-4.0 85 / 106 TIE 197 / 218 TIE
All Grades 2000 R-4.6 79 / 106 TIE 180 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 15 R-9.3 39 / 106 TIE 56 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 5000
All Grades 2000
60 or Better 15
65 or Better R-4.0
All Grades R-4.6
60 or Better R-9.3
65 or Better 85 / 106 TIE
All Grades 79 / 106 TIE
60 or Better 39 / 106 TIE
65 or Better 197 / 218 TIE
All Grades 180 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 56 / 218 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 9/2010:5379, $13,800

1 MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS65+ PCGS grade PCGS #8394 (MS)     65+
3 MS65+ PCGS grade MS65+ PCGS grade
3 MS65+ PCGS grade MS65+ PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade

Heritage 9/2010:5379, $13,800

#1 MS66 PCGS grade
PCGS #8394 (MS)     65+ #3 MS65+ PCGS grade
MS65+ PCGS grade #3 MS65+ PCGS grade
MS65+ PCGS grade #3 MS65+ PCGS grade