Description

    1898 Half Eagle, MS65+
    Sharply Struck and Richly Lustrous

    1898 $5 MS65+ NGC. The P-mint half eagles and quarter eagles of the late 19th century are among the best-produced and best-struck Liberty Head issues, as this high-end Gem amply demonstrates. Rich luster radiates from surfaces that are free of mentionable marks and border on a full strike, save for the high-point hair on the obverse. A couple of tiny copper alloy spots are present but undistracting. Census: 25 in 65 (1 in 65+), 6 finer (1/14).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25YP, PCGS# 8396)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    February, 2014
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