1879 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS66+

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Lot Closes: Sunday, January 26, 2020 10:42 PM EST
$11,000.00 Starting Bid
  • Lot Number8533
  • DLRC Estimate$12,000.00
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1879 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS66+

DLRC #: 1883302 // PCGS #: 7830

Lower mintage of just 88,960 coins. Only a single example is graded finer by PCGS than this stunning registry-quality piece. CAC approved for quality. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $2.50 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head
  • Years for Type 1839-1907
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Gold quarter eagle
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% silver & copper
  • Weight 4.18g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 88,960
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1879 $2 1/2 PCGS MS64+ ex: D.L. Hansen $1,200.00 01/06/2020
1879 2 1/2 PCGS MS64 $900.00 07/29/2019
1879 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS64 $1,225.00 07/27/2015
1879 $2 1/2 PCGS MS63 $825.00 09/05/2016
1879 $2 1/2 PCGS MS63+ $2,350.00 04/04/2016