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    1891 Half Eagle, MS64+
    Finest Example at PCGS

    1891 $5 MS64+ PCGS. CAC. This Philadelphia issue is significantly scarcer in Mint State than its Carson City cousin. None are graded higher than Choice Uncirculated at PCGS, and this is the only coin at that level with a Plus designation. Registry collectors should bid accordingly. Bright mint frost, peach-gold color, and strong motifs appear on each side. Light clashing occurs in the fields, and abrasions are minimal. Population: 21 in 64 (1 in 64+), 0 finer. CAC: 1 in 64, 1 finer (6/19).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25Y4, PCGS# 8377)

    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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    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    11th-14th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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