Coin Specifications

Category: Draped Bust $5 (1795-1807)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 7,451
Catalog: KM-28
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9160
Weight: 8.7500g
AGW: 0.2577oz
Melt Value: $330.73 (7/31/2014)
Diameter: 25mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1799 $5 MS obverse 1799 $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Compared to half eagles of the previous year, those dated 1799 are highly elusive. Nine different die marriages are known for the year, and the total combined population of all varieties indicates that only about 300 to 400 examples have survived to the present day.

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Last Updated: 8/14/2013

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1799 $5 MS
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Base $ 2400 3150 4550 5400 7950 7950 14500 16500 17750 22500 28500 30500 41000 65500 135000 220000 - - - - -
$ 8600 16000 18000 19750 23750 30500 32500 46000 72000 150000 245000 - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 59
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/23/2005 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2005 February Long Beach Signature Sale #366, 366/Lot# 7772 $26,450.00
10/24/2006 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2006 October Dallas Signature Coin Auction #428, 428/Lot# 2691 $15,525.00
1/9/2008 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2008 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Coin Auction #454, 454/Lot# 3137 $28,750.00
3/3/2008 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 225, 231/Lot# 3128 $13,225.00
9/6/2012 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2012 September 6-9 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(3), 1174/Lot# 4904 $17,625.00
4/24/2013 NGC MS 60   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1184/Lot# 4504 $25,850.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1799 $5 MS
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Base238326653052361639654802532357716339667371237396777086961075512675141851612418253205842312825897
24772794324037324244497554725960645068237214752080789382113951317814831168331903021432240510
0000005472596064506823721475208078938211395131781483116833190302143200
00000056216149656169737305764583871006812035136811547717543198072228000
1799 $5 MS Prooflike
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Base250027943194377741365000553659976582692573877668805290031111413079146241660718783211622375826583
25982927338838964424517856896192669670797480779683699706117691359415285173321957622027246990
0000005689619266967079748077968369970611769135941528517332195762202700
00000058436387681072337574792486861041012424141091594618057203692289200
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 7770
Owner: American Independence Collection
 
Grade: VF Details
Points: 1983
Owner: ArthurLK11
 
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