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    1846-O Half Eagle, Bold AU55
    Rare Southern Gold Issue

    1846-O $5 AU55 PCGS. Variety 1. The large mintmark is positioned over VE. This Southern gold issue has a mintage of 58,000 coins, of which Doug Winter estimates 75 to 85 pieces survive in all (17 to 19 in AU). The typical 1846-O half eagle is heavily abraded with dull surfaces and subpar eye appeal. This Choice AU coin is exceptional; Marks are minimal and partial luster glows within the recesses. Bright green-gold surfaces showcase razor-sharp devices with full radials on the stars, bold curls, and crisp feathers and olive leaves. Population: 9 in 55, 17 finer (9/15).(Registry values: P6)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25TK, PCGS# 8230)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    Oct-Nov, 2015
    29th-1st Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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