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    1851-D Liberty Half Eagle, AU55
    Seldom Encountered in Finer Grades

    1851-D $5 AU55 PCGS. Variety 31-W. The 1851-D Liberty half eagle is much more elusive than its mintage of 62,710 pieces would suggest. This attractive Choice AU specimen exhibits a typical strike for the issue, with a touch of softness on the curls below the coronet and the eagle's legs. Lightly worn and lightly abraded, the still-lustrous orange-gold surfaces add to the considerable eye appeal. Housed in a green label holder. Population: 21 in 55, 10 finer (2/18).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25U8, PCGS# 8248)

    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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    April, 2018
    25th-29th Wednesday-Sunday
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