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    Significant Choice AU 1838-C Five

    1838-C $5 AU55 NGC. Breen-6517, Normal 5, Variety 1-A, R.4. This charming half eagle has a wealth of detail, and tinges of orange luster cling to protected regions. Crisply struck aside from a few star centers. The rim appears slightly crimped at 6 o'clock, and a thin mark crosses the forehead. The sole Charlotte Mint issue of the Classic half eagle series, and one of only two C-mint five dollar issues with obverse mintmarks. Census: 12 in 55, 11 finer (12/08).(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 25S5, PCGS# 8177)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    February, 2009
    4th-8th Wednesday-Sunday
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