Grading Peace Dollars
Below are the typical grading standards for Peace Dollars.
VF20 Very Fine- Hair over eye well worn. Some strands over ear well defined. Some eagle feathers on top and outside edge of right wing will show.
EF40 Extremely Fine- Hairlines over brow and ear are strong though slightly worn. Outside wing feathers at right and those at top are visible but faint.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Slight trace of wear. Most of mint luster is present although marred by contact marks.
MS60 Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Has full mint luster but may be noticeably marred by stains, surface marks, or bag abrasions.
MS63 Uncirculated- Some distracting contact marks or blemishes in prime focal areas. Luster may be impaired.
MS64 Uncirculated- Shows a few scattered contact marks. Good eye appeal and attractive luster.
MS65 Choice Uncirculated- Only light scattered contact marks that are not distracting. Strong luster, good eye appeal.
Grading Peace Dollars Video by Ray Herz
Top Tier Certified Peace Dollars on eBay
Click on any of the boxes to see much larger images and prices. These are all top tier certified Peace Dollars that you can use for comparing to your coins. Only PCGS, NGC, ANACS, ICG, NCS, CCCS, and ICCS.