Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 364,002
Catalog: KM-72
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $144.61 (12/28/2014)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1843 O $2.5 MS obverse 1843 O $2.5 MS reverse


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Description & Analysis

The 1843-O Small Date is the most available quarter eagle from this mint in Uncirculated. There are approximately 30-40 pieces known in mint condition but at least three-quarters are in the MS 60 to MS 61 grade range.

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1843 O $2.5 MS
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 232
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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1/10/1998 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 1998 F.U.N. Signature Sale #181, 181/Lot# 7535 $6,210.00
12/17/2003 PCGS XF 45   Teletrade Auction 1820, 1820/Lot# 1943 $264.00
11/20/2011 NGC AU 50   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/20/2011, 145/Lot# 24213 $522.50
2/2/2012 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2012 February 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(3), 1167/Lot# 4633 $2,760.00
5/27/2012 PCGS AU 55   Goldberg May 27-31, 2012 The May Pre-Long Beach Auction, 69/Lot# 1935 $546.25
12/5/2013 PCGS AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2013 December 5 - 8 US Coins Signature Auction - Houston Session(6), 1192/Lot# 9396 $381.88
8/8/2014 PCGS AU 55   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3494, 6045/Lot# 21430 $552.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1843 O $2.5 MS
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Base3333450539556575602620646663764891117313031781226836395563707718136
333152479544562584608628651696806985121614621943272542806067107630
00000056258460862865169680698512161462194327254280606700
000000568593614637657730848107912591621210531824921657200
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