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    1893-S Five Dollar, MS65
    A Major Condition Rarity

    1893-S $5 MS65 PCGS. This flashy Gem is tied for second finest certified for the date and mint at PCGS, with only two coins finer coin. While a common date in lower grades, the 1893-S becomes a major condition rarity at the Gem level. This lovely example displays an excellent strike strength on each side, with sharpness evident throughout. The surfaces are boldly lustrous with vibrant golden frost across each side. No mentionable abrasions are present, although a few tiny surface ticks are within the qualifications for the Gem grade. This highly attractive Gem is destined for the finest of collections.
    Ex: FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2010), lot 3989.(Registry values: P3)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25YD, PCGS# 8386)

    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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    February, 2020
    20th-23rd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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