Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 27,200
Catalog: KM-72
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.18g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $160.49 (7/27/2016)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1899 $2.5 MS obverse 1899 $2.5 MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

a limited original mintage of 27,200 business strikes, this 1890s quarter eagle is easily obtainable through the MS 64 grade tier.

Description and Analysis courtesy of Heritage Auctions and may not be republished without written permission.


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

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 6/10/2016

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

1899 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 270 280 315 350 375 385 395 405 450 500 575 600 750 1100 2150 3450 9750 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 625 800 1300 2300 3750 11750 -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 810
Low Grade: 53
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 68


Upcoming Auctions

A random selection of NGC coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
8/14/2016 MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(6), 1238/Lot# 8372


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
10/1/1993 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions Long Beach Bullet #108, 108/Lot# 155 $2,310.00
11/10/2003 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 1804, 1804/Lot# 1500 $1,815.00
2/5/2007 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 125, 130/Lot# 1961 $862.50
5/29/2011 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg May 29 - June 1, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction of US, World Coins and Currency, 63/Lot# 1347 $989.00
7/7/2011 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2011 July Orlando Summer FUN Signature US Coin Auction Session(3), 1157/Lot# 4605 $2,070.00
2/25/2013 PCGS MS 62   Teletrade Auction 3419, 3419/Lot# 2969 $550.00
6/29/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 195/Lot# 204275 $1,667.60
8/8/2014 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 4317 $3,290.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1899 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base327354386420456527563597620635659674715982127114212433286039845386758310860
336364397432479539574604625643664687804107813211758257532344451611886750
000000574604625643664687804107813211758257532344451611800
000000585612630651669701893117413712095271736094918685000
1899 $2.5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3984314695075495936156406636807057217601048134515022486299441575720808911635
409443481521563600623647668688710734856114713971830265533814678650992710
000000623647668688710734856114713971830265533814678650900
000000631655674696715747952124614492158282437695199729900
Registry Image Gallery

No Images Found

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer