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  • Category Liberty Head $5 Gold
  • Mint location Philadelphia
  • Mintage 118,143
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition Gold
  • Weight 8.359g
  • AGW 0.2419oz
  • Melt value $311.20
  • Diameter 21.6mm
  • Edge Reeded

$5 1839 AU 55 NGC

Somewhat subdued golden toning is touched with a hint of light gray. Moderate shallow ticks and scuffs. There are no particularly hard or detracting marks. This important coin represents the first year of the Liberty Head half eagle motif. Just 174 total pieces have been certified by NGC. Nineteen are certified AU55.

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