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    1894-S Half Eagle, MS62
    Rare in Mint State

    1894-S $5 MS62 PCGS. Half eagles struck at the San Francisco Mint in 1894 are very rarely found in Uncirculated grades, owing to their widespread use in Western commerce and the minimal interest in mintmark collecting, which had only begun to take hold a year earlier in 1893. This greenish-gold Liberty Head five has frosty luster and good detail, though the fields show scattered marks. Population: 10 in 62, 4 finer (4/17).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25YG, PCGS# 8389)

    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
    June, 2017
    8th-11th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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