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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1890 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65+ Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED CAMEO. ONLY 93 STRUCK. CAC.
$41,250.00

1890 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65+ Deep Cameo CACG

RICH DEEP MIRRORED SURFACES WITH THICK FROSTED DEVICES. ONLY 93 STRUCK. CAC.
$44,000.00

1890 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66+ Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED CAMEO SURFACES. ONLY 93 STRUCK. CAC.
$63,250.00

1890 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED PROOF SURFACES WITH ICY DEVICES. ONLY 93 STRUCK. JUST TWO PR67+DCAM COINS GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$85,000.00

1890 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED SURFACES WITH FROSTY CAMEO DEVICES. ONLY 93 STRUCK. JUST TWO COINS GRADED PR67+DCAM GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$85,000.00

1892 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP CAMEO SURFACES WITH FROST DEVICES. ONLY 105 STRUCK.
$37,400.00

1893 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo CACG

GEM DEEP MIRRORED SURFACES WITH FROSTY CAMEO DEVICES. ONLY 108 STRUCK. JUST A SINGLE COIN GRADED HIGHER AT CAC. CAC.
$57,750.00

1894 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65+ Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 122 STRUCK.
$28,500.00

1895 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 MS65 PCGS

GEM SATIN LUSTROUS SURFACES. ONLY 6,000 STRUCK. CAC.
$6,600.00

1895 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 MS66 NGC

GEM LUSTROUS SURFACES. ONLY 6,000 STRUCK. JUST 7 COINS GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$8,750.00

1897 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR65 Deep Cameo NGC

GEM ULTRA CAMEO. ONLY 136 STRUCK.
$17,600.00

1897 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR68 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP CAMEO PROOF. ONLY 136 STRUCK. TIED WITH TWO OTHER COINS FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT PCGS.
$92,400.00

1898 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66+ Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP CAMEO SURFACES. ONLY 165 STRUCK. CAC.
$39,600.00

1899 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66+ Deep Cameo CACG

BLAZING GEM DEEP CAMEO PROOF WITH ICY DEVICES. ONLY 150 STRUCK. CAC.
$40,150.00

1900 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED CAMEO SURFACES. ONLY 205 STRUCK.
$47,300.00

1900 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR67+ Deep Cameo CACG

GEM DEEP MIRRORED CAMEO PROOF. ONLY 205 STRUCK. CAC.
$57,200.00

1900 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR68 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP MIRRORED PROOF SURFACES. ONLY 205 STRUCK. CAC.
$79,750.00

1901 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM DEEP CAMEO. ONLY 223 STRUCK. CAC.
$31,250.00

1901 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 Deep Cameo PCGS

GEM CAMEO PROOF. ONLY 223 STRUCK. CAC.
$34,000.00

1902 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR64 PCGS

CHOICE BRILLIANT PROOF SURFACES. ONLY 193 STRUCK.
$8,750.00

1902 LIBERTY HEAD $2.5 PR66 PCGS

GEM BRILLIANT PROOF SURFACES. ONLY 193 STRUCK. JUST TWO COINS GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS. CAC.
$29,700.00