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2½ Dollars "Coronet Head - Quarter Eagle"

Features

Country United States
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1840-1907
Value 2 1/2 Dollars = 1/4 Eagle (2.50 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.900)
Weight 4.18 g
Diameter 18 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 72
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

NOTE: all coins' mintages can be considered rare up to very rare. ultra rare mintages are marked.

Lettering:
*************
LIBERTY
1907

Engraver: Christian Gobrecht

Christian Gobrecht was the third Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1840 until his death in 1844. He was responsible for designing the famous "Seated Liberty" designs, which were in turn the direct inspiration for the design of the Trade Dollar.

Reverse

Lettering:
·UNITED STATES OF AMERICA·
2½ D.

Engraver: Christian Gobrecht

Christian Gobrecht was the third Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1840 until his death in 1844. He was responsible for designing the famous "Seated Liberty" designs, which were in turn the direct inspiration for the design of the Trade Dollar.

Edge

Milled

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1840  18,859
1840 C 12,822
1840 D 3,532
1840 O 33,580
1841 
1841 C 10,281
1841 D 4,164
1842  2,823
1842  Proof
1842 C 6,729
1842 D 4,643
1842 O 19,800
1843  100,546
1843  Proof
1843 C 23,076 large date
1843 C 2,988 small date
1843 D 36,209 small date
1843 O 76,000 large date
1843 O 288,002 small date
1844  6,784
1844  Proof
1844 C 11,622
1844 D 17,332
1845  91,051
1845  Proof
1845 D 19,460
1845 O 4,000
1846  21,598
1846  Proof
1846 C 4,808
1846 D 19,303
1846 O 62,000
1847  29,814
1847  Proof
1847 C 23,226
1847 D 15,784
1847 O 124,000
1848  6,500
1848  1,389 "CAL." below eagle
1848 C 16,788
1848 D 13,771
1849  23,294
1849 C 10,220
1849 D 10,945
1850  252,923
1850 C 9,148
1850 D 12,148
1850 O 84,000
1851  1,372,748
1851 C 14,923
1851 D 11,264
1851 O 148,000
1852  1,159,681
1852 C 9,772
1852 D 4,078
1852 O 140,000
1853  1,404,668
1853 D 3,178
1854  596,258
1854 C 7,295
1854 D 1,760
1854 O 153,000
1854 S 246
1855  235,480
1855 C 3,677
1855 D 1,123
1856  384,240
1856  Proof
1856 C 7,913
1856 D 874
1856 O 21,100
1856 S 72,120
1857  214,130
1857  Proof
1857 D 2,364
1857 O 34,000
1857 S 69,200
1858  47,377
1858  Proof
1858 C 9,056
1859  new reverse type (small letters)
1859  39,364 old reverse type (large letters)
1859  Proof
1859 D 2,244
1859 S 15,200
1860  new reverse type
1860  22,563 old reverse type
1860  Proof
1860 C 7,469
1860 S 35,600
1861  1,283,878
1861  Proof
1861 S 24,000
1862  98,543
1862  Proof
1862 S 8,000
1863  30
1863  Proof
1863 S 10,800
1864  2,874
1864  Proof
1865  1,545
1865  Proof
1865 S 23,376
1866  3,110
1866  Proof
1866 S 38,960
1867  3,250
1867  Proof
1867 S 28,000
1868  3,625
1868  Proof
1868 S 34,000
1869  4,345
1869  Proof
1869 S 29,500
1870  4,555
1870  Proof
1870 S 16,000
1871  5,350
1871  Proof
1871 S 22,000
1872  3,030
1872  Proof
1872 S 18,000
1873  178,025 closed "3"
1873  closed "3"; Proof
1873  open "3"
1873 S 27,000
1874  3,940
1874  Proof
1875  420
1875  Proof
1875 S 11,600
1876  4,221
1876  Proof
1876 S 5,000
1877  1,652
1877  Proof
1877 S 35,400
1878  286,260
1878  Proof
1878 S 178,000
1879  88,990
1879  Proof
1879 S 43,500
1880  2,996
1880  Proof
1881  691
1881  Proof
1882  4,067
1882  Proof
1883  2,002
1883  Proof
1884  2,023
1884  Proof
1885  887
1885  Proof
1886  4,088
1886  Proof
1887  6,282
1887  Proof
1888  16,098
1888  Proof
1889  17,648
1889  Proof
1890  8,813
1890  Proof
1891  11,040
1891  Proof
1892  2,545
1892  Proof
1893  30,106
1893  Proof
1894  4,122
1894  Proof
1895  6,199
1895  Proof
1896  19,202
1896  Proof
1897  29,904
1897  Proof
1898  24,165
1898  Proof
1899  27,350
1899  Proof
1900  67,000
1900  Proof
1901  91,322
1901  Proof
1902  133,733
1902  Proof
1903  201,257
1903  Proof
1904  160,960
1904  Proof
1905  217,944
1905  Proof
1906  176,490
1906  Proof
1907  336,448
1907  Proof

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