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    1915-S Half Eagle, MS62
    Scarce Series Key Issue

    1915-S $5 MS62 NGC. A series of small marks (visible with a glass) appear in front of the portrait, above the eye, and near the headband to account for the assigned grade, while a few similar marks and abrasions dot the upper right reverse field. Otherwise, this flax-gold Indian five is pleasingly lustrous and sharply defined, one of just 164,000 pieces struck and arguably the second-scarcest of the 24-coin series. NGC reports only 25 numerically finer examples (7/16).
    From The Twelve Oaks Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25ZR, PCGS# 8531)

    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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    September, 2016
    9th-12th Friday-Monday
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