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SERIES: Liberty Head $5 1839-1908
LEVEL: Year, MintMark, & Major Variety

1844 $5 (Regular Strike)

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PCGS MS64

PCGS MS64

PCGS MS63+
PCGS #:
8219
Diameter:
21.65 millimeters
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Weight:
8.24 grams
Edge:
Reeded
Mintage:
340,330
Metal Content:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
Auction Record:
$50,025 • PCGS MS65 • 5-10-2005 • Stack's
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Rarity and Survival Estimates (Explain)
Grades Survival
Estimate 
Numismatic
Rarity 
Relative Rarity
By Type 
Relative Rarity
By Series 
All Grades 425 R-6.1 94 / 112 TIE 133 / 218 TIE
60 or Better 32 R-8.8 94 / 112 TIE 127 / 218 TIE
65 or Better 1 R-10.0 1 / 112 TIE 1 / 218 TIE
Condition Census (Explain) Show more rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade  

The 10 Millionth coin certified by PCGS

Stack's 5/2005:1692, $50,025

2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
Condition Census (Explain) Show fewer rows
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade  

The 10 Millionth coin certified by PCGS

Stack's 5/2005:1692, $50,025

2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
2 MS64 PCGS grade  
7 MS63+ PCGS grade

High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

7 MS63+ PCGS grade
9 MS63 PCGS grade  
9 MS63 PCGS grade  
David Akers (1975/88): This date is not as common as the 1843 or 1847 and it is moderately rare in all grades. Most known specimens are well worn and AU or uncirculated examples are surprisingly rare.