Two and a Half Dollar Gold Coins were made from 1796 to 1929 with several different types as follows: --- Capped Bust to Right from 1796 to 1807 --- Capped Bust to Left in 1808 --- Capped Head to Left, large diameter from 1821 to 1827 --- Capped Head to Left, reduced diameter from1829 to 1834 --- Classic Head from 1834 to 1839 --- Liberty Head from 1849 to 1907 --- Indian Head from 1908 to 1929.
Lots of rare dates exist with all the early coins, before 1834, bringing thousands of dollars in even well worn conditions. Two and a Half Dollar Gold Coins are an exciting segment of the U.S. Gold market!
A very scarce 'C' mint $2 1/2 Liberty with a mintage of just 6,729.
CAC. A beautiful well detailed Dahlonega gold piece with problem-free surfaces and just a touch of wear.
Well detailed with pleasing surfaces that retain a trace of mint luster. Just 17,332 minted.
A pleasing example of this scarce early 'O' mint $2 1/2 Liberty.
29,814 minted and a date we see infrequently.
A pleasing example of this scarce date with flashy yellow-gold luster. 29,814 minted but probably less than 200 have survived and very few of those are mint state.
CAC. Pleasing lustrous surfaces with just a touch of 'rub'. 124,000 minted with an apparently low survival rate as we infrequently see this date.
Strong detail with pleasing yellow-gold surfaces. Just 13,771 pieces minted.
Well struck with shimmering yellow-gold luster and pleasing surfaces. Only 23,294 minted. Most saw circulation making mint state examples truly scarce.
Sharply struck with flashy mint luster. A date that is seldom available in mint state.
Very nearly mint state with rich lustrous original surfaces.
Flashy lustrous surfaces with just a touch of wear. A pleasing '2 1/2 Lib' from the popular New Orleans mint.
Satiny apricot-gold luster and a sharp strike with beautiful silky smooth surfaces. Only 10 have graded numerically finer at PCGS.
CAC. Rich yellow-gold luster with very clean surfaces. Nearly 600,000 minted yet relatively few have survived in high grade. Just 10 have graded better than this example at PCGS.
153,000 minted with few surviving mint state coins. This example offers flashy lustrous surfaces with minimal abrasions and a solid strike.
Well struck with frosty original mint luster and a great 'look'. An early $2 1/2 Lib that's truly scarce in MS-63 or finer.
214,130 minted and tough to find in mint state. This example is well struck with clean surfaces and soft satiny mint luster.
Well struck with attractive surfaces and crisp yellow-gold luster. 47,377 minted with few high grade survivors.
CAC. Well struck and problem-free with very flashy orange-gold surfaces. Just 9.056 minted with the finest graded at PCGS being an MS-63+.