Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 21,200
Catalog: KM-69
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3590g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $313.36 (4/18/2014)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1860 S $5 MS obverse 1860 S $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

1860-S AU 53 NGC. Very rare in spite of a mintage of 21,200 pieces.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 9/20/2013

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1860 S $5 MS
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Base $ 765 815 1075 1500 2850 2850 5750 6750 8600 13000 - - - - - - - - - - -
$ 3200 6500 7500 9400 14500 - - - - - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 50
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 61


Upcoming Auctions

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Grade
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4/27/2014 XF Details  Heritage Auctions 2014 April 23 - 27 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(9), 1204/Lot# 10952
4/27/2014 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 April 23 - 27 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1204/Lot# 6437
9/25/2014 AU 58   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 2142


Auction Prices Realized

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Service
Grade
Auction House
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9/27/1999 PCGS VF 25   Teletrade Auction 1215, 1215/Lot# 1920 $712.13
6/2/2005 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2005 June Long Beach Signature Auction #376, 376/Lot# 7788 $2,645.00
6/1/2006 PCGS AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2006 June Long Beach Signature Auction #408, 408/Lot# 3339 $5,031.25
2/10/2008 NGC AU 58   Goldberg February 10-13, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 44/Lot# 2392 $9,200.00
12/3/2009 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2009 December Houston, TX US Coin Auction #1132, 1132/Lot# 1660 $1,967.01
9/25/2013 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2013 September 25 - 29 US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1189/Lot# 5185 $2,585.00
3/20/2014 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2014 March 20 The Collection of Donald E. Bently - Bently Foundation US Coins Signature Auction - San Francisco Session(1), 1205/Lot# 30314 $12,925.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1860 S $5 MS
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1115021723260637794645540059236448673070239425154822279534062439011110
00000037794645540059236448673070239425154822279534062439011100
000000406349435560612665666775722711419175522596938981439011100
1860 S $5 MS Prooflike
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Grade: XF 45
Points: 3496
Owner: tommy44
 
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