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1798 $5 Large 8, 13 Stars NGC/CAC AU53

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1798 $5 Large 8, 13 Stars NGC/CAC AU53

DLRC #: 232882 // PCGS #: 8080

Better date Draped bust half eagle from a mintage of just 24,867 coins (including the 14-star design). The surfaces are a bit washed out but nonetheless an attractive example of this difficult type coin

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $5 Early Gold (1795-1838)
  • Type Draped bust, large eagle
  • Years for Type 1795-1807
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half eagle
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 91.67% gold; 8.33% silver & copper
  • Weight 8.75g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 24,867
Title Realized Sold