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    1890 $5 AU58 PCGS. The 1890 half eagle is an underrated Philadelphia issue. Only 4,240 coins were struck, and Mint State survivors are rare. This near-Mint coin is itself scarce. The fields are semiprooflike where light rub is not present. Slight strike weakness appears on the eagle's neck, the fletchings, and the hair curls around Liberty's face. Appealing for the grade. Population: 13 in 58, 20 finer (5/19).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25Y2, PCGS# 8375)

    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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    11th-14th Thursday-Sunday
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