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    1844-C Half Eagle, Choice VF
    Great Eye Appeal for the Grade

    1844-C $5 VF35 NGC. CAC. Variety 1. Doug Winter estimates 125 to 175 examples of the 1844-C survive, an issue he calls "among the scarcest half eagles from this mint." A relatively generous total of 23,631 pieces were struck, but they saw extensive circulation in local commerce. This Choice VF representative is wonderfully appealing and strongly detailed for the grade with luster remaining within the protected areas. Small marks and blending are expected. CAC: 3 in 35, 8 finer (12/18).(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 25T8, PCGS# 8220)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Jan-Feb, 2019
    31st-3rd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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