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    1902 Liberty Half Eagle, PR65 Cameo
    Only Two Finer Coins at PCGS

    1902 $5 PR65 Cameo PCGS. The Philadelphia Mint began using an all-brilliant finish on proof coins in 1902, when a fairly generous mintage of 162 proof half eagles was accomplished. As a result, the 1902 five dollar gold piece is seldom encountered with the attractive cameo contrast seen on proofs of earlier years.

    The present coin is a delightful Gem, with sharply detailed design elements that show an unusual amount of mint frost for a coin of this vintage. The deeply mirrored fields contrast boldly with the moderately frosty devices to create a noticeable cameo effect. The bright yellow-gold surfaces show no mentionable distractions and eye appeal is outstanding. Population: 2 in 65, 2 finer (11/14).(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 3YDK, PCGS# 88497)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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