Liberty Head $2.5

Beginning in 1834, the Mint began a search for a suitable design that could serve as an enduring symbol on American gold coins. In that year Engraver William Kneass executed a head of Liberty for quarter eagles and half eagles that became known as the Classic design. But this design, although modified several times, was not to last, as it was adapted from John Reich’s old Classic Head motif first used on large cents in 1808 and officials continued to press for a symbol of Liberty more befitting the growing Republic. By 1838, Christian Gobrecht’s Coronet design for the eagle took center stage, and a version of this—in keeping with the Mint’s penchant for uniformity—was used on the quarter eagle starting in 1840.

The design as finally adopted featured a large head of Liberty facing left, wearing a wide coronet inscribed with the word LIBERTY. Her hair is pulled back in a bun and held in place by a string of pearls. Thirteen stars are placed ar.... (Expand Text)

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1875 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65 Cameo

A FABULOUS CAMEO GEM. ONLY 20 STRUCK.
$125,000.00

1893 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 106 STRUCK. JUST 1 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$49,950.00

1896 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 132 STRUCK. JUST 2 COINS GRADE HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$45,000.00

1897 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR69 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP MIRRORED PROOF. ONLY 136 STUCK. SOLE HIGHEST GRADED.
$109,500.00

1898 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 Deep Cameo

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$28,500.00

1898 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR68 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 165 STRUCK. TIED FOR BEST AT PCGS. CAC.
$85,000.00

1900 LIBERTY $2 1/2 PR69 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 205 STRUCK. TIED WITH 1 OTHER COIN FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
$115,000.00

1901 LIBERTY $2 1/2 PR66 Deep Cameo

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$29,950.00

1901 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO PROOF. ONLY 223 STRUCK.
$21,000.00

1901 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 Deep Cameo

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 223 STRUCK. CAC.
$29,950.00

1902 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67+ Cameo

GEM CAMEO. ONLY 193 STRUCK. SOLE HIGHEST GRADED.
$46,500.00

1904 LIBERTY $2.50 PR67 Cameo

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$31,500.00

1904 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR68 Cameo

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$49,500.00

1905 LIBERTY $2 1/2 PR67 Cameo

GEM PROOF. ONLY 144 STRUCK. JUST 3 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$35,000.00

1905 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66+ Cameo

GEM PROOF CAMEO. ONLY 144 STRUCK. ONLY 3 GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$35,000.00

1905 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67+ Cameo

GEM CAMEO. ONLY 144 STRUCK. JUST 1 COIN GRADE HIGHER.
$39,500.00

1907 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR68 Cameo

*QUALITY. GEM CAMEO WITH LOVELY MIRRORED SURFACES. TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED. ONLY 154 STRUCK.
$54,500.00