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    1901-S/S Half Eagle, MS66
    Recut Mintmark

    1901-S/S $5 FS-501 MS66 PCGS. This plentiful type-coin issue is in high demand at the Premium Gem grade level, and finer pieces are extremely rare. The present example displays a sharp strike and frosty yellow-gold luster with only a few faint grazes in the fields. The mintmark is noticeably recut. Population: 74 in 66 (8 in 66+), 3 finer (12/16). (NGC ID# 25YX, Variety PCGS# 145025, Base PCGS# 8404)

    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, 2017
    16th-19th Thursday-Sunday
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