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    1914-S Half Eagle, MS61
    Scarce Mint State Example

    1914-S $5 MS61 PCGS. Significantly scarce in any Mint State, this San Francisco date is deceptively challenging even at the MS61 level. The grading service populations are likely overstated given the number of resubmissions that occur for many 1914-S fives. Fewer abrasions than expected are seen on the present coin, which has scattered areas of minor "mint dirt" that tend to obscure some of the underlying luster. The strike is sharper than often encountered for this quality-challenged issue.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 28DW, PCGS# 8529)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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