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: 4.18g
AGW: 0.1208oz
Melt Value: $156.28 (5/1/2016)
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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Price Guide

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1836 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 350 380 425 575 840 1225 1275 1750 2600 3750 4900 9900 17000 61000 80500 - - - -
$ 925 - 1375 1950 2750 4100 6000 12000 - 72500 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1468
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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5/1/2016 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2016 April 27 - May 1 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1234/Lot# 5661


Auction Prices Realized

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4/8/1994 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 1994 Indianapolis Bullet Sale #117, 117/Lot# 595 $1,760.00
1/3/2006 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2006 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Auction #394, 394/Lot# 4705 $7,187.50
4/26/2006 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2006 April (CSNS) Signature Auction #404, 404/Lot# 2342 $805.00
5/27/2007 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg May 27-30, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 41/Lot# 1468 $15,525.00
10/3/2007 NGC AU 55   Teletrade Auction 2430, 2430/Lot# 2103 $1,792.00
7/17/2008 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 266, 272/Lot# 6087 $2,300.00
11/3/2010 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Auction, 44/Lot# 4795 $1,736.50
3/24/2013 PCGS Genuine Genuine   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/24/2013, 67/Lot# 94362 $370.70
4/27/2014 PCGS XF 40   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/27/2014, 173/Lot# 189097 $748.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3336096848911021113814721658190320482233275435644935661679608849284494697777920
332056347539341060124915341739195121092406302440215495706482561538234625572910
000000106012491534173919512109240630244021549570648256153823462500
000000109913601596182119992171258032944478605575128552219154080100
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2525
Owner: HalfCentsAndMore
 
Grade: MS 60
Points: 2401
Owner: johnoj
 
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