Coin Specifications

Category: Classic Head $2.50 (1834-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 112,234
Catalog: KM-56
Obverse Designer: William Kneass
Reverse Designer: William Kneass
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.8990
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1208oz
Melt Value: $149.43 (9/16/2014)
Diameter: 18.2mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1834 CLASSIC $2.5 MS obverse 1834 CLASSIC $2.5 MS reverse


  
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1834 CLASSIC $2.5 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 340 375 400 575 840 840 1250 1300 1650 2450 3450 3650 5450 10750 15250 46000 72000 - - - -
$ 925 1300 1400 1850 2650 3550 3850 6000 12000 17000 50000 80000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 952
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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5/27/2001 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1441, 1441/Lot# 1242 $1,055.00
1/31/2010 NGC AU 55   Goldberg January 31 - February 3, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 57/Lot# 2066 $1,207.50
11/3/2010 NGC MS 61   Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Auction, 44/Lot# 4784 $2,645.00
7/11/2013 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2013 July 11 - 14 US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Session(2), 1187/Lot# 3541 $940.00
10/20/2013 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131344/Lot# 20250 $658.00
6/4/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2014 June 4 - 8 US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(7), 1206/Lot# 9442 $618.05
6/2/2014 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3484, 6033/Lot# 20464 $1,160.90
6/15/2014 PCGS AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 808, 817/Lot# 246 $1,405.00
7/6/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 173665 $850.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1834 CLASSIC $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base439497560631811105114161707194520872281240124952860374750496753796012756181932637938850
45851858369189111721513178619922151232124322616315541815617715595581456820921305360
000000151317861992215123212432261631554181561771559558145682092100
0000001610186520392216236124632738345146156185755711157163802365000
1834 CLASSIC $2.5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base471534602676865111514961799204621942396251926172994391252547008824713162187212707339774
49255662673994812421597188120952261243725512742330043595838742198851501521505313060
000000159718812095226124372551274233004359583874219885150152150500
0000001698196321442328247825842868360648066423783411523168682428900
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 2860
Owner: Zebo
 
Grade: MS 60
Points: 2401
Owner: HalfCentsAndMore
 
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