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1843-O $5 PCGS/CAC MS63+ (Large Letters)

Low Mintage Issue

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #1001.
Closed On: Sunday, February 25, 2018 10:28 PM.
For: $33,000.

1843-O $5 PCGS/CAC MS63+ (Large Letters)

DLRC #: 1451911 // PCGS #: 8216

A gorgeous low mintage issue with beautiful red tones around the rim. A crusty, old gold coin as described by some aficionados, this early O-Mint is the only one graded as a 63+ with a single MS64 graded finer. CAC approved for quality. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $5 Liberty Gold
  • Type Liberty head, no motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half eagle
  • Mint Location New Orleans
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 8.359g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 82,000
Title Realized Sold
1843-O $5 PCGS XF45 $1,300.00 10/31/2016
1843-O $5 Large Letters NGC XF45 $1,200.00 07/21/2004
1843-O $5 Large Letters NGC XF40 $750.00 04/23/2007