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: $159.79 (7/23/2016)
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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1836 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 350 380 425 575 840 1225 1275 1750 2600 3475 3750 4900 9900 17000 61000 80500 - - - -
$ 925 - 1375 1950 2750 3500 4100 6000 12000 - 72500 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1476
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/24/2003 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg February 24-25, 2003 Coin Auction, 17/Lot# 1907 $9,775.00
1/5/2009 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2636, 2636/Lot# 2570 $661.25
12/25/2011 NGC VF 30   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/25/2011, 150/Lot# 29974 $550.00
1/29/2012 PCGS XF 45   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 1155 $747.50
5/30/2012 NGC MS 62   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 4128 $3,818.75
7/12/2012 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(3), 1172/Lot# 4693 $1,150.00
6/15/2014 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 808, 817/Lot# 249 $1,125.00
4/5/2015 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131515/Lot# 23622 $399.50
9/30/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers October 2014 Pogue, 6073/Lot# 2061 $55,812.50


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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