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Pleasing, Near-Gem 1916-S Half Eagle

1916-S $5 MS64 PCGS. A boldly struck near-Gem that has pleasing definition on the headdress and talons. The mintmark is also clear. Upon inspection under a lens, the bright, golden-tan surfaces do not reveal any relevant abrasions. A scarce issue in lower Mint State grades, and near-Gems are rare since bagmarks on the reverse field are commonplace for the type. The final San Francisco Mint issue of the denomination, which would not resume production until 1929. Population: 62 in 64, 11 finer (11/04).(#8532) (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 28DY, PCGS# 8532)

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Auction Dates
January, 2005
12th-15th
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