There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
4483

1856-S $2 1/2 MS63 PCGS. CAC....

2012 August 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Philadelphia #1173

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Aug 3, 2012
Item Activity: 8 Internet/mail/phone bidders
361 page views
Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
201 North 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Description:
1856-S Quarter Eagle, MS63
Greenish-Gold Rim Accents
1856-S $2 1/2 MS63 PCGS. CAC. Sine the 1854-S quarter eagle is a fabulous rarity and the 1855-S is nonexistent -- none were struck -- the 1856-S two and a half is the first collectible S-mint issue in the series. This is a well-struck example, free of singular marks with orange-gold surfaces and greenish accents at the rim, the latter likely caused by remnants of silver alloy in the gold. Population: 4 in 63, 7 finer (7/12).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25JB, PCGS# 7781)

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | PCGS Guarantee of Grade and Authenticity  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Guides and Pricing Information:

Previous Prices from Heritage Auctions
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Price Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Population Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image




FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
933,736
bidder-members
$909,180,635
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Only 34 days left to consign to the 2015 August 12 - 17 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago!
Learn About Consigning With Us
We really appreciate all of the high res images available online, plus the great support if we do have questions.
Sarah Mock,
Leesburg, VA
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2015 May 12 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection III US Coins Signature Auction - New York
2015 May 12 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection III US Coins Signature Auction - New York
REALIZED $13,787,486
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $6,515,455
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $10,626,872
COIN AND
CURRENCY SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey