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Date

Mintage for
Circulation

Mintage of
Proofs

Notes

1840

18,859

est. 5

 

1840-C

12,822

0

 

1840-D

3,532

0

 

1840-O

33,580

0

 

1841

0

est. 20

Only Proofs were struck in this year.

1841-C

10,281

0

 

1841-D

4,164

0

 

1842

2,823

est. 5

 

1842-C

6,729

0

 

1842-D

4,643

0

 

1842-O

19,800

0

 

1843

100,546

est. 5

 

1843-C

26,064

0

These are found with either a Small Date and a Crosslet 4 or a Large Date and a Plain 4, with the former being very rare.

1843-D

36,209

0

These all have a Small Date with a Crosslet 4

1843-O

364,002

0

These are found with either a Small Date and a Crosslet 4 or a Large Date and a Plain 4, with the latter being the rarer of the two varieties.

1844

6,784

est. 5

 

1844-C

11,622

0

 

1844-D

17,332

0

 

1845

91,051

est. 5

 

1845-D

19,460

0

 

1845-O

4,000

0

 

1846

21,598

est. 5

 

1846-C

4,808

0

 

1846-D

19,303

0

Look for the D/D mintmark variety.

1846-O

62,000

0

 

1847

29,814

est. 5

 

1847-C

23,226

0

 

1847-D

15,784

0

 

1847-O

124,000

0

 

1848

7,497

est. 5

 

1848 CAL

1,389

0

 

1848-C

16,788

0

 

1848-D

13,771

0

 

1849

23,294

est. 5

 

1849-C

10,220

0

 

1849-D

10,945

0

 

1850

252,923

est. 5

 

1850-C

9,148

0

 

1850-D

12,148

0

 

1850-O

84,000

0

 

1851

1,372,748

est. 5

 

1851-C

14,923

0

 

1851-D

11,264

0

 

1851-O

148,000

0

 

1852

1,159,681

est. 5

 

1852-C

9,772

0

 

1852-D

24,078

0

 

1852-O

140,000

0

 

1853

1,404,668

est. 5

 

1853-D

3,178

0

 

1854

596,258

est. 5

 

1854-C

7,295

0

 

1854-D

1,760

0

 

1854-O

153,000

0

 

1854-S

246

0

 

1855

235,480

est. 5

 

1855-C

3,677

0

 

1855-D

1,123

0

 

1856

384,240

est. 5

 

1856-C

7,913

0

 

1856-D

874

0

 

1856-O

21,100

0

 

1856-S

72,120

0

 

1857

214,130

est. 5

 

1857-D

2,364

0

 

1857-O

34,000

0

 

1857-S

69,200

0

 

1858

47,377

est. 10

 

1858-C

9,056

0

 

1859

39,364

80

 

1859-D

2,244

0

 

1859-S

15,200

0

 

1860

22,563

112

 

1860-C

7,469

0

 

1860-S

35,600

0

 

1861

1,283,788

90

 

1861-S

24,000

0

1862

98,508

35

Look for the 1862/1 overdate.

1862-S

8,000

0

 

1863

0

30

Only Proofs were struck in this year.

1863-S

10,800

0

 

1864

2,824

50

 

1865

1,520

25

 

1865-S

23,376

0

 

1866

3,080

30

 

1866-S

38,960

0

 

1867

3,200

50

 

1867-S

28,000

0

 

1868

3,600

25

 

1868-S

34,000

0

 

1869

4,320

25

 

1869-S

29,500

0

 

1870

4,520

35

 

1870-S

16,000

0

 

1871

5,320

30

 

1871-S

22,000

0

 

1872

3,000

30

 

1872-S

18,000

0

 

1873 

178,000

25

Found with Open and Closed 3's in the date.

1873-S

27,000

0

 

1874

3,920

20

 

1875

400

20

 

1875-S

11,600

0

 

1876

4,176

45

 

1876-S

5,000

0

 

1877

1,632

120

 

1877-S

35,400

0

 

1878

286,240

20

 

1878-S

178,000

0

 

1879

88,960

30

 

1879-S

43,500

0

 

1880

2,960

36

 

1881

640

51

 

1882

4,000

67

 

1883

1,920

82

 

1884

1,950

73

 

1885

800

87

 

1886

4,000

88

 

1887

6,160

122

 

1888

16,001

97

 

1889

17,600

48

 

1890

8,720

93

 

1891

10,960

80

 

1892

2,440

105

 

1893

30,000

106

 

1894

4,000

122

 

1895

6,000

119

 

1896

19,070

132

 

1897

29,768

136

 

1898

24,000

165

 

1899

27,200

150

 

1900

67,000

205

 

1901

91,100

223

 

1902

133,540

193

 

1903

201,060

197

 

1904

160,790

170

 

1905

217,800

144

 

1905-S

0

0

All 1905-S $5 Gold Quarter Eagles are counterfeit.

1906

176,330

160

 

1907

336,294

154