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    Important Gem 1811 Tall 5 Capped Bust Five Dollar

    1811 MS 64 NGC. Small Date, Tall 5. B. 1-A, Miller-115. R.4. A marginally finer 1811 Tall 5 than the preceding example, being struck with the same overall detail and tinted a uniform reddish-gold. The clash marks that were immediately visible on the coin just offered, are nowhere to be found here, and only minor scuffiness on the neck and in the left obverse field spoil a bid for gem status. Magnificent quality in this Capped Draped Bust half eagle. Population: 3 in 64, 3 finer (10/98). (NGC ID# BFXS, PCGS# 8109)

    Weight: 8.75 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    January, 1999
    6th-8th Wednesday-Friday
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