Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 4,240
Catalog: KM-101
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3590g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $310.67 (8/27/2014)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1890 $5 MS obverse 1890 $5 MS reverse


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1890 $5 MS
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Base $ 475 500 525 600 750 750 900 1050 1250 1450 2250 2700 4000 8500 14500 21000 36000 - 85000 - -
$ 775 950 1100 1350 1650 2500 3000 4750 - - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 70
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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4/28/1995 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 1995 Milwaukee Bullet Sale #134, 134/Lot# 489 $1,650.00
10/20/1999 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 1225, 1225/Lot# 2018 $3,692.50
4/9/2007 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2007 Dallas, TX Signature Coin Auction #450, 450/Lot# 1744 $2,300.00
3/23/2008 PCGS MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2506, 2506/Lot# 2332 $3,584.00
8/5/2014 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 8620 $822.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1890 $5 MS
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Base620642653684820113812391333164418212056219722852643373053676820976213858200052934032635
627645663729926117112701436170318992103222624043005427558517800111271590723116304380
0000001270143617031899210322262404300542755851780011127159072311600
0000001301154017621977215022552523336748216335878112492179562622800
1890 $5 MS Prooflike
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