PCGS Restoration is a service designed to help Collectors address environmental problems with their coins.
Through various non-invasive and industry-accepted techniques, PCGS Restoration can safely restore and enhance the appearance of coins.
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Pricing & Policies
The final cost of a restoration submission cannot be determined until coins have completed the restoration and grading process; consequently, the submission form costs will be estimated before the Guarantee Premium would be applied.
All fees must be paid in euros prior to delivery/shipment.
All fees do not include VAT.
Restoration fees can be paid by the following methods of payments: Bank Wire Transfer, PayPal, or Credit Card.
|Service Level||Maximum Coin Value (€)||
Grading Fee (€)
|Restoration Rarity*||No limit||350 (+3% GP)*|
|Restoration High Value*||100,000||250 (+3% GP)*|
|Restoration Premium*||10,000||75 (+3% GP)*|
|Restoration Regular*||2,500||40 (+3% GP)*|
|Restoration Economy Non-Gold**
Restrictions apply. See below. †
|300||30 (+3% GP)*|
|Restoration Modern (1960 to Date)†
No Patterns. No Mint Errors.
For PCGS Gold Shield, add 5€ per coin in addition to the grading fee.
Flat Rate - Fee is all inclusive for Grading and Restoration
Gold Shield service includes a high resolution image of each coin.
NFC anti-counterfeiting technology included in all service levels.
* Guarantee Premium (GP)/Restoration Fee: 3% of the value of the coin in its final grade. The value of the coin is determined by the PCGS Price Guide value or the Declared value if the Price Guide value is not available. The minimum amount for the Guarantee Premium is 10€. PCGS reserves the right to make the final determination of the coin's value. Applies to any coins that are deemed restorable.
† Patterns, Specimens, Mint Errors, Pre 1925 Russian (1 Rouble and larger), and Chinese portrait/dragon/fantasy dollars must be submitted at the Regular Service Level or higher.
Eligibility & Requirements
Submitting a coin for PCGS Restoration in no way guarantees the upgrade of your coin. If the coin is already in a PCGS holder, it is guaranteed not to downgrade, nothing more. Through our restoration service, PCGS is committed to preserving and restoring coins to their original and natural condition.