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    Near-Gem 1891 Half Eagle
    Five-Figure Mintage, Condition Rarity

    1891 $5 MS64 NGC. Excellent strike with swirling apricot-gold luster overall that turns yellow or peach depending on the angle to the light. A shallow dig-and-scrape in the field to the left of Liberty's neck defines the grade, but the reverse has strong visual appeal. NGC has graded just three examples of the issue as MS65 or better (1/13).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25Y4, PCGS# 8377)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    February, 2013
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