Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 22,000
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $177.10 (11/21/2019)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Link to this coin

1871 S $2.5 MS obverse 1871 S $2.5 MS reverse
Expand All    Collapse All

Description & Analysis

Description and Analysis coming soon.

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE
FIND IT ON EBAY

Select Grade

Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/30/2019

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1871 S $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 300 310 320 385 515 575 615 750 1000 2100 2600 3250 4625 8000 19500 - - - - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 231
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65

The chart showing VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 11/19/2019 1871 S $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--121272514215368-123382-----231
-----------------------
-----------------------
-----------------------
Total--121272514215368-123382-----231
 --0 %1 %5 %3 %11 %6 %9 %23 %29 %-5 %1 %1 %3 %1 %----- 

Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/29/2007 NGC AU 53   Teletrade Auction 2415, 2415/Lot# 1911 $532.00
5/17/2010 NGC F 15   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 480, 486/Lot# 511 $276.00
7/6/2014 PCGS AU 55   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 175402 $1,000.00
9/4/2014 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1209/Lot# 8552 $822.50
10/31/2014 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 5328 $940.00
8/12/2015 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1223/Lot# 8189 $493.50
8/14/2019 PCGS VF 30   Heritage Auctions Tuesday & Wednesday US Coins Weekly Online Auction Session(2), 131934/Lot# 25863 $252.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1871 S $2.5 MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5275706156928319741044111017702094249427212732298034824686631766747046743378368255
5415856407388789971066133018782227256927242814314738835229643667987175756779750
0000001066133018782227256927242814314738835229643667987175756700
0000001088155019862360264527282897331442845773655569227304770100
1871 S $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base65378380282988295810281206139315831928269929603260381751586685959313903204693058231723
69678981184790798110871268145616982185278630603446426456677654110301609223840309620
0000001087126814561698218527863060344642645667765411030160922384000
0000001147133115201813244228733160363147116176862412466182802721100
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 64
Points: 5158
Owner: MNH
 
Grade: AU 55
Points: 1583
Owner: Whidbey Island Collection
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer