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    AU53 1857-C No Motto Five

    1857-C $5 AU53 NGC. Variety 1. The present coin exhibits much more luster than the typical AU53 Charlotte Mint half eagle, and although small marks are distributed, none are worthy of individual description. The strike shows moderate softness on Liberty's curls and the eagle's neck, perhaps the reason for the conservatively assessed third party grade.(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25V3, PCGS# 8272)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Apr-May, 2011
    27th-1st Wednesday-Sunday
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