1878 CONDITION CENSUS

 

Utilizing population reports, auction catalogs and personal observations, I rank the top five specimens of each mint for this date:

 

 

Carson City

  1. Legend Collection specimen. PCGS MS66

  2. ex: Legend Collection specimen.  PCGS MS65.  ex Auction 89,90

  3. NGC certified MS65

  4. Certified MS64

  5. Certified MS64

 

San Francisco

 

  1. PCGS certified MS68.  ex Knoxville, Heritage ANA 1990 at $66,000 [as MS67]

  2. Legend Collection specimen.  PCGS MS67.  ex Heritage ANA 1990 at $50,600

  3. Certified MS66

  4. Certified MS66

  5. Certified MS66