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    1893-S Five Dollar, Two-Toned Gem

    1893-S $5 MS65 NGC. This is a simply gorgeous example of this issue, originally struck in the amount of 224,000 pieces. This Gem sparkles with generous mint luster throughout, but its chief hallmark is the two-toned coloration, vibrant orange-gold contrasting against mint-green accents. The strike is quite sharp, and the only noticeable marks are a small triangle-shaped one on the lowest hair curl, a scrape through the chin, and a pair of small ticks in the left obverse field under the chin. Census: 5 in 65, 0 finer (3/13).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25YD, PCGS# 8386)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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