1798 Large Eagle $5 NGC AU53

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #1110.
Closed On: Sunday, March 29, 2020 10:18 PM.
For: $14,250.

CDN™ CPG Value: $17,500.00 (What's CPG?)

1798 Large Eagle $5 NGC AU53

DLRC #: 1987476 // PCGS #: 8078

Better date Draped bust half eagle from a mintage of just 24,867 coins (including the 14-star design). Attractive example of this difficult type coin! Flashy mint luster gleams from greenish-gold surfaces that show minimal signs of circulation with no induvial significant abrasions.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $5 Draped Bust Gold
  • 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 Price Realized Date Sold
1798 $5 Large Eagle NGC AU55 $10,000.00 07/21/2004
1798 Large Eagle $5 PCGS VF35 $6,800.00 04/02/2018
1798 Large Eagle $5 PCGS VF20 (Large 8, 13 Star Reverse) $5,500.00 03/30/2020