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: $144.90 (3/29/2015)
Diameter: 18.2mm
Edge: Reeded
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1836 $2.5 MS obverse 1836 $2.5 MS reverse


  
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Last Updated: 11/10/2014

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1836 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 340 375 400 575 840 840 1250 1300 1600 2425 3400 3600 5600 11000 15000 55000 - - - - -
$ 925 1300 1425 1750 2600 3500 3850 6250 12000 16500 62500 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1412
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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7/23/2007 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 161, 166/Lot# 1946 $1,552.50
9/27/2007 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2007 September Long Beach, CA Signature Coin Auction #446, 446/Lot# 3185 $4,887.50
12/6/2009 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Teletrade Auction 2780, 2780/Lot# 2436 $437.00
7/8/2010 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2010 July Orlando, FL (Summer FUN) Signature US Coin Auction #1142, 1142/Lot# 4535 $13,800.00
3/24/2013 PCGS Genuine Genuine   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/24/2013, 67/Lot# 94362 $370.70
1/26/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Goldberg January 26-28, 2014 January Pre-Long Beach Sale 17.5% BP, 78/Lot# 1694 $675.62
8/1/2014 PCGS F 12   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3493, 6044/Lot# 20314 $340.75
12/5/2014 PCGS XF 40   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3511, 6080/Lot# 20537 $587.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3336096848911021113814721658190320482233275435644935661679608849284494697777920
332056347539341060124915341739195121092406302440215495706482561538234625572910
000000106012491534173919512109240630244021549570648256153823462500
000000109913601596182119992171258032944478605575128552219154080100
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Grade: MS 63
Points: 3564
Owner: The Artist's Collection
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 2525
Owner: HalfCentsAndMore
 
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