Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Carson City
Mintage: 53,800
Catalog: KM-101
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3590g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $313.36 (4/20/2014)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1890 CC $5 MS obverse 1890 CC $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The '90-CC Half Eagle in Uncirculated grades is the second most available issue of the denomination from the historic Carson City facility, behind the far more obtainable 1891-CC. Virtually all Mint State survivors are evenly dispersed between the MS60 and MS64 grade levels, and number between 200 and 300 coins. Only a small handful of examples exceed the MS64 tier.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 9/20/2013

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1890 CC $5 MS
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Base $ 650 675 700 725 765 765 880 1000 1100 1325 1750 2350 3300 6700 13750 52500 82500 - - - -
$ 825 975 1100 1200 1450 1900 2650 3650 7900 17250 57500 90000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 590
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
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4/3/2005 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 2021, 2021/Lot# 1833 $2,310.00
1/3/2006 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2006 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Auction #394, 394/Lot# 5294 $6,037.50
9/6/2009 NGC AU 58   Goldberg September 6-8, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 54/Lot# 3402 $782.00
8/7/2010 NGC MS 63   Stack's Bowers The August 2010 Boston Rarities Sale, 34/Lot# 1685 $5,577.50
4/27/2011 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 April Rosemont CSNS Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(5), 1154/Lot# 6545 $5,692.50
11/27/2011 NGC MS 61   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/27/2011, 146/Lot# 24212 $1,546.60
6/5/2013 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2013 June 5 - 9 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1186/Lot# 5739 $2,820.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1890 CC $5 MS
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Base82488492599311101193132714501656178119512056259731134523582982541069411221117661233012915
84489794710321137123713681518169718371986223627693583495866379067108691140211954125250
0000001368151816971837198622362769358349586637906710869114021195400
0000001409158717391894202124162941405353937445988011045115841214200
1890 CC $5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base879941983105411771264140315311746187620522162272232564712605785491105111590121491272713325
899955100610951206131014451602178919342088234829003741516068879383112301177612341129260
0000001445160217891934208823482900374151606887938311230117761234100
00000014881674183219932125253530784226560877181021711410119621253400
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 5829
Owner: Summer97
 
Grade: AU 55
Points: 1781
Owner: Carl Beeson
 
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