Previous Date | Next Date | Seated Liberty Dollars by Date | Silver Dollars by Type


1864 SILVER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 6954, 7007, 87007

Mintage:

Circulation strikes:  30,700
Proofs:  470

Designer: Christian Gobrecht

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 26.73 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) below the eagle on the reverse

Images courtesy of 

Recent appearances:
PCGS Proof-65.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 364, sold for $20,700.00

PCGS Proof-64.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 272, illustrated, sold for $3,680.00

Brilliant Proof.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1177, not plated, sold for $977.50

About Uncirculated or virtually so.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1257, not plated, sold for $488.75

About Uncirculated.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 607, sold for $299.00

Extremely Fine.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1258, not plated, sold for $718.75 

Ef-40, Light scratches.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5735, not illustrated, sold for $402.50

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-66.

The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-67.

The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-65.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service