As of May, 2024, a 1972 Dollar Type 3 in circulated condition is worth between $5.00 and $25.00, while an uncirculated specimen can be valued between $21.00 and $6,000.00, depending on its grade and strike quality.

Looking back at auction records, the highest price was achieved by a Mint State grade that was hammered at $5,880.00 in the 07/17/2022 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: Frank Gasparro/Michael Collins & James Cooper
Edge: Reeded
Diameter: 38.50 millimeters
Weight: 22.70 grams
Mintage: 75,890,000
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel over a pure Copper center
Series: Eisenhower Dollars 1971-1978

1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike) – Price Chart

If you are aware of your coin’s grade, refer to the following chart to determine its value:


If you are unsure of the grade, you can assess it based on the coin’s condition. More detailed information here.

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
Mint State21.006,000.00671.17
About Uncirculated18.0021.0018.88
Extremely Fine15.0016.0015.67
Fine and Very Fine5.006.005.33
Good and Very Good5.005.005.00
Poor, Fair, and About Good5.0025.0015.00

Please note that the estimated values are derived from the latest data in the PCGS Price Guide and are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. We strongly recommend reviewing actual auction records, which can be filtered by grade. For further insights, refer to our analysis report, which is based on these data.

Also, there are multiple versions of the 1972 Ike Dollar. We recommend checking the values of these coins as well to ensure a comprehensive assessment.

Coin NameMin Circulated Price($)Max Circulated Price($)Min Uncirculated Price($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1972-S Dollar Silver (Regular Strike)10.0012.0013.003,400.00
1972-S Dollar Silver (Proof)N/AN/A7.0026.00
1972-D Dollar (Regular Strike)1.0045.005.0015,000.00
1972 Dollar Type 1 (Regular Strike)1.0045.005.0011,500.00
1972 Dollar Type 2 (Regular Strike)10.0082.0090.0010,500.00
1972-S Dollar Silver, CAM (Proof)N/AN/A8.0032.00
1972-S Dollar Silver, DCAM (Proof)10.0011.0013.00450.00
1972-S Dollar Silver DDO FS-101, DCAM (Proof)N/AN/A45.006,500.00

Coins listed have various mint marks and designations indicating where they were minted and if they are special strikes. To learn more about what the different mint marks and designations mean, please refer to our Mint Mark Chart and Coin Designation Reference Chart.

1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike) – Auction Chart & Report

This tool is very user-friendly. Simply select the coin grade, and our system will provide detailed information including:

  • Lowest Sale Price
  • Highest Sale Price
  • Average Sale Price
  • Most Recent Sale Price
  • Number of Sales
  • Sales Volume

You can also select different time periods for your query: 1 month, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, or All time, with the default set to All time.

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Highest Sale Price

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Number of Sales

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Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike) coin across various grades from AU-55 to MS-66+. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-66+ having the highest max price $5,880.00.

Within each grade, there is also variability in prices, likely due to factors like specific coin characteristics or market conditions at time of sale. Overall, the chart illustrates how coin grade is a key driver of value for this particular 1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 59.75% share, followed by David Lawrence RC / Great Collections with 25.16% / 12.58% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1972 Dollar Type 3 (Regular Strike) coin over the years. This visual representation traces the coin's value fluctuations, illustrating periods of increase, decrease, or stability in its average auction price.

Such a historical view is indispensable for collectors, investors, or researchers who are keen on comprehending the market dynamics and the coin's value trend over an extended period.

Raw Auction Records

Here are the lasted auction records from the auction history of the past years. You can filter these records by coin grade.

GradeGrade SourceSellerPrice($)Sold Date
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions528.0007/05/2023
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions94.0005/10/2023
MS-66ANACSHeritage Auctions552.0005/10/2023
MS-65+PCGSStack's Bowers60.0004/12/2023
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC155.0001/01/2023
MS-65+PCGSStack's Bowers40.0010/11/2022
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC130.0010/02/2022
MS-66+PCGSHeritage Auctions5,880.0007/17/2022
MS-64NGCDavid Lawrence RC25.0001/02/2022
MS-66NGCStack's Bowers480.0003/31/2021
MS-63PCGSDavid Lawrence RC29.0009/08/2019
MS-63PCGSDavid Lawrence RC22.0008/25/2019
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions156.0001/09/2018
MS-66PCGSStack's Bowers900.0011/08/2017
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions104.0011/07/2017
MS-66ANACSHeritage Auctions114.0002/07/2017
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,292.5001/04/2017
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions881.2510/03/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions45.0009/30/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions67.0008/16/2016
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions998.7507/07/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions69.0006/21/2016
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,645.0004/27/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions111.6301/24/2016
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions3,290.0001/06/2016
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,938.7501/06/2016
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions1,645.0001/06/2016
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions164.5010/06/2015
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC110.0003/22/2015
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions94.0002/03/2015
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions56.0001/11/2015
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,820.0001/07/2015
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections95.7011/23/2014
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions55.0011/02/2014
MS-65+PCGSGreat Collections116.9410/19/2014
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions21.0010/06/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions84.0010/06/2014
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions22.0009/01/2014
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions76.0009/01/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions90.0006/16/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions129.2506/16/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions118.6806/02/2014
MS-65+PCGSGreat Collections82.5005/04/2014
MS-65+PCGSGreat Collections60.5004/20/2014
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions4,700.0001/08/2014
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections55.0012/01/2013
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections68.0010/27/2013
MS-65+PCGSGreat Collections124.0010/06/2013
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions90.0008/26/2013
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions60.0008/26/2013
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions2,233.0007/11/2013
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections16.0006/30/2013
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections15.0001/20/2013
AU-58PCGSGreat Collections11.0012/16/2012
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions106.0009/24/2012
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections26.0009/23/2012
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections18.0006/10/2012
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC155.0005/17/2012
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections85.0004/22/2012
AU-58PCGSGreat Collections6.0004/22/2012
MS-64+PCGSGreat Collections46.0003/04/2012
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions28.0012/19/2011
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections23.0012/18/2011
AU-58PCGSGreat Collections17.0011/20/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions34.0009/30/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0009/26/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0009/19/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions40.0009/12/2011
MS-63PCGSGreat Collections31.0009/11/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions30.0009/05/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions34.0008/29/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions32.0008/22/2011
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions138.0008/22/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions31.0008/15/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions31.0008/08/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions44.0008/08/2011
MS-65+NGCGreat Collections68.0008/07/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions39.0008/01/2011
MS-64PCGSGreat Collections30.0007/31/2011
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions150.0012/13/2010
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions105.0011/01/2010
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions109.0004/28/2010
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions99.0012/28/2009
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC207.0010/12/2009
MS-66NGCDavid Lawrence RC423.0009/24/2009
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC17.0008/20/2009
MS-65+NGCDavid Lawrence RC92.0008/10/2009
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC115.0007/27/2009
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC173.0006/18/2009
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC207.0006/04/2009
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions150.0001/01/2009
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions42.0010/01/2008
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC242.0008/25/2008
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions173.0007/30/2008
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions127.0006/18/2008
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions288.0006/04/2008
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC219.0003/13/2008
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC23.0002/11/2008
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC219.0002/04/2008
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC207.0001/31/2008
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions138.0001/09/2008
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC196.0001/07/2008
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions196.0010/02/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC32.0009/20/2007
MS-64NGCDavid Lawrence RC32.0009/10/2007
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC368.0008/20/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC32.0008/16/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC32.0008/06/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC32.0007/30/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC46.0007/23/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC32.0007/02/2007
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC55.0006/04/2007
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC259.0005/07/2007
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions138.0005/01/2007
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions127.0004/02/2007
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC414.0001/22/2007
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions374.0001/09/2007
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions1,265.0010/24/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions42.0010/23/2006
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions25.0010/23/2006
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions374.0009/19/2006
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC46.0009/18/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions25.0008/30/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions39.0007/31/2006
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions31.0007/12/2006
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions219.0007/07/2006
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC328.0006/26/2006
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC46.0006/26/2006
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC46.0006/19/2006
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC43.0005/29/2006
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions230.0002/13/2006
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions253.0002/13/2006
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC377.0001/30/2006
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions978.0001/04/2006
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions150.0001/04/2006
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions345.0001/04/2006
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions288.0012/14/2005
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions322.0012/14/2005
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions489.0011/07/2005
MS-65+PCGSDavid Lawrence RC426.0007/18/2005
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions207.0012/22/2004
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions24.0012/22/2004
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions391.0012/22/2004
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC546.0009/27/2004
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions121.0009/15/2004
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions552.0009/13/2004
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC546.0006/28/2004
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions39.0005/05/2004
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions62.0004/14/2004
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions184.0002/12/2003
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions173.0007/28/2002
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions110.0004/28/2002
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions118.0003/20/2002
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions155.0004/12/2001
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions46.0004/07/2001
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions35.0004/07/2001
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions288.0004/07/2001
AU-55ANACSHeritage Auctions16.0002/01/2001
MS-64ANACSHeritage Auctions9.0001/04/2001