Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $177.30 (12/11/2019)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
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1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS obverse 1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS reverse
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Last Updated: 8/22/2019

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1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 145
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 66

The chart showing 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 12/10/2019 1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS
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Base-----24162058427143411----145
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Total-----24162058427143411----145
 -----1 %3 %1 %4 %14 %40 %3 %19 %10 %2 %3 %1 %1 %---- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
12/8/2004 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2004 December Dallas Signature Sale #277, 277/Lot# 6510 $14,999.45
12/20/2007 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 205, 211/Lot# 8114 $2,300.00
1/9/2008 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2008 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Coin Auction #454, 454/Lot# 3886 $1,840.00
1/3/2011 NGC MS 60   Stack's Bowers The January 2011 Tampa Bay Rarities Sale, 70/Lot# 1346 $369.15
8/1/2011 NGC AU 53   Teletrade Auction 3111, 3111/Lot# 1858 $1,035.00
9/2/2012 NGC AU 55   Goldberg September 2-5, 2012 The September 2-5, 2012, 70/Lot# 2016 $1,207.50
2/22/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 8023 $271.43
7/7/2013 PCGS XF 45   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/07/2013, 82/Lot# 106907 $935.00
10/31/2016 PCGS MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2016 October 31 - November 2 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(2), 1241/Lot# 4381 $3,055.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS PL
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Base8268869481015108416972194258527702885304731493560461753678163112741585022668235832452525494
846906970103812881862232426462808293930813286391248676299920012799181222297323897248480
00000023242646280829393081328639124867629992001279918122229732389700
000000245427082846299331153423426451177231102371432420395232782421100
1861 TYPE 1 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base865974110312521477175319892197226824012671308034474141445854666324719822059229562388024830
9011017115313271569183220582221231224912807320236784247479457526615121522235823264241970
0000002058222123122491280732023678424747945752661512152223582326400
0000002128224423572581294433253910435251306038690717105226572357200
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