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: $160.35 (8/24/2016)
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: 1481
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
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Sale / Lot
Price
1/4/2001 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2001 F.U.N. Signature Sale #244, 244/Lot# 8069 $7,360.00
5/31/2001 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2001 June Long Beach Signature Sale #263, 263/Lot# 8833 $1,667.50
2/21/2005 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #29, 33/Lot# 994 $1,006.25
9/6/2006 NGC XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2256, 2256/Lot# 1911 $728.00
8/15/2011 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 115/Lot# 9175 $1,725.00
1/29/2012 PCGS XF 45   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 1155 $747.50
10/18/2012 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(4), 1175/Lot# 5529 $940.00
9/7/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 163046 $500.00


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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