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: $159.34 (10/1/2016)
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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1836 $2.5 MS
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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: 1482
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/21/2005 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #29, 33/Lot# 994 $1,006.25
6/26/2008 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2008 June West Palm Beach, FL (Summer FUN) Signature Coin Auction #1110, 1110/Lot# 1802 $5,175.00
12/11/2011 NGC AU 53   Teletrade Auction 3187, 3187/Lot# 4702 $1,150.00
1/26/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Goldberg January 26-28, 2014 January Pre-Long Beach Sale 17.5% BP, 78/Lot# 1694 $675.62
2/2/2014 NGC Details VF Details  GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/02/2014, 177/Lot# 141789 $349.80
8/6/2014 PCGS MS 61   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 11039 $2,820.00


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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