Coin Specifications

Category: Classic Head $2.50 (1834-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 547,986
Catalog: KM-56
Obverse Designer: William Kneass
Reverse Designer: William Kneass
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.8990
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1208oz
Melt Value: $154.81 (8/23/2014)
Diameter: 18.2mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1836 $2.5 MS obverse 1836 $2.5 MS reverse


  
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1836 $2.5 MS
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Base $ 340 375 400 575 840 840 1275 1350 1600 2425 3450 3750 5550 11000 15000 55000 - - - - -
$ 925 1390 1475 1750 2600 3650 4000 6100 12000 16500 62500 - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1381
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


Upcoming Auctions

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9/6/2014 MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(3), 1209/Lot# 4357
9/6/2014 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(3), 1209/Lot# 4356
9/10/2014 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 3 - 5 & 9 - 10 World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 3035/Lot# 31428


Auction Prices Realized

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7/17/2008 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 266, 272/Lot# 6087 $2,300.00
9/14/2008 PCGS XF 40   Goldberg September 14-16, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 48/Lot# 1364 $1,207.50
2/21/2010 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Teletrade Auction 2814, 2814/Lot# 2713 $437.00
2/2/2012 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2012 February 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(3), 1167/Lot# 4624 $1,955.00
7/26/2012 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers The August 2012 Philadelphia ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 140/Lot# 12204 $1,564.00
4/6/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/06/2014, 175/Lot# 176115 $489.50
8/6/2014 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 11038 $1,292.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 $2.5 MS
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Base3336096848911021113814721658190320482233275435644935661679608849284494697777920
332056347539341060124915341739195121092406302440215495706482561538234625572910
000000106012491534173919512109240630244021549570648256153823462500
000000109913601596182119992171258032944478605575128552219154080100
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