Description

    Choice AU 1843-O Half Eagle
    Large Letters Reverse

    1843-O $5 Large Letters AU55 NGC. Variety 1. Luster brightens the margins and motifs of this butter-gold Choice AU representative. The mildly luminous surfaces show only small abrasions. New Orleans was the only facility to strike both Small and Large Letters varieties during that transitional year for five dollar reverses.
    Ex: R.L. Miles, Jr. Collection (Stack's, 10/1968), lot 395.
    (Registry values: P7) (NGC ID# 25T6, PCGS# 8216)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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