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1855-S $5 PCGS AU58

Rare S-Mint

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Degree of Toning: 2/10
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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #958.
Closed On: Sunday, April 30, 2017 10:15 PM.
For: $5,650.00.

1855-S $5 PCGS AU58

DLRC #: 1226572 // PCGS #: 8265

Scarce early S-mint with pretty, lustrous surfaces. Nearly impossible to find in uncirculated grades as only 5 pieces have been graded in mint state in total. Only 61,000 coins struck.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $5 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head, no motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half eagle
  • Mint Location San Francisco
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 8.359g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 61,000
Title Realized Sold
1855-S $5 NGC AU50 $1,800.00 01/01/2007
1855-S $5 NGC AU50 $2,000.00 07/21/2004