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    1879-CC Half Eagle, Strong AU58

    1879-CC $5 AU58 PCGS. Variety 1-A. Perhaps 300 or so 1879-CC half eagles survive from a mintage of 17,281 coins. Two obverses are known, paired with a single reverse. This variety lacks a die line through the E in LIBERTY. Nearly fully struck design features and frosty remaining luster appear throughout the yellow-gold surfaces. Friction and abrasions are inconsequential. Population: 11 in 58, 6 finer (11/19).
    From The "So Cal" Collection. (Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25X8, PCGS# 8349)

    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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