Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 205
Catalog: KM-72
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $132.63 (8/1/2015)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1900 $2.5 PF obverse 1900 $2.5 PF reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The mintage records for this year show that 205 proofs were struck of the quarter eagle, and a slightly higher than usual number of survivors seem to be in collector's hands today.

Description and Analysis courtesy of Heritage Auctions and may not be republished without written permission.


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Price Guide

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1900 $2.5 PF
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1900 $2.5 PF Cameo
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1900 $2.5 PF Ultra Cameo
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 184
Low Grade: 55
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 69


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Auction Prices Realized

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7/8/1996 PCGS PF AU 58   Teletrade Auction 0856, 856/Lot# 1939 $1,688.00
9/23/2007 PCGS PF 64   Cameo Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 3233 $18,975.00
2/10/2008 PCGS PF 62   Cameo Goldberg February 10-13, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 44/Lot# 2308 $4,140.00
4/16/2008 PCGS PF 62   Heritage Auctions 2008 April Rosemont, IL (CSNS) Signature Coin Auction #1104, 1104/Lot# 3317 $5,175.00
4/17/2008 NGC PF 60   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 239, 245/Lot# 9851 $3,162.50
2/28/2012 NGC PF 64   Ultra Cameo Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 4281 $8,349.00
5/27/2012 NGC PF 64   Cameo Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1218 $7,605.00
7/12/2012 NGC PF 64   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(3), 1172/Lot# 4752 $7,762.50
6/4/2015 NGC PF 68   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1221/Lot# 4205 $37,600.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1900 $2.5 PF
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1900 $2.5 PF Cameo
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1900 $2.5 PF Ultra Cameo
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