Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 201,060
Catalog: KM-72
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $141.27 (7/4/2015)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1903 $2.5 MS obverse 1903 $2.5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

When compared to other issues in the long-lived Liberty Quarter Eagle series, the 1903 is a common coin. Still, the original business strike mintage is a not overly generous 201,060 pieces, and survivors are seldom encountered above the Gem grade level.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 6/16/2015

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1903 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 270 280 315 360 375 385 395 405 425 565 600 675 750 1575 2000 4300 34000 - -
$ - - - - - - 625 725 875 1650 2350 9900 -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 5885
Low Grade: 45
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
6/5/1999 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions 1999 June Long Beach Bullet Sale #202, 202/Lot# 842 $1,540.00
2/24/2003 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg February 24-25, 2003 Coin Auction, 17/Lot# 1941 $747.50
7/11/2005 NGC MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #45, 49/Lot# 1164 $1,040.75
9/4/2011 NGC MS 65   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19251/Lot# 1109 $1,345.00
7/29/2012 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131232/Lot# 21214 $591.03
10/17/2012 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers The November 2012 Baltimore Auction - US and World Lots - Live and Internet Only Sessions, 144/Lot# 25191 $311.65
12/18/2012 NGC MS 63   Teletrade Auction 3401, 3401/Lot# 1234 $525.00
1/9/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(9), 1181/Lot# 12795 $822.50
6/29/2014 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 201218 $400.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1903 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base327354386420456527556586609624648663705982127114211985246437475466703610025
336364397432479536566593614632653677797107813211609214428914320598980320
000000566593614632653677797107813211609214428914320598900
000000576601619640658691889117413711797230433194893651200
1903 $2.5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3894234615005395846076296536706927097521048134515022088258539125747752610772
400435474513554591614637658677697723850114713971697225330274523634086080
000000614637658677697723850114713971697225330274523634000
000000621645664684703737949124614491892241934695135693300
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 3747
Owner: *00001AAA Coins
 
Grade: MS 66
Points: 2464
Owner: Paul's
 
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