Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $5 (1908-1929)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 770,200
Catalog: KM-129
Obverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Reverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3590g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $295.89 (9/19/2014)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1910 S $5 MS obverse 1910 S $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The San Francisco Mint delivered 770,200 half eagles in 1910, a respectable total for the Indian series. However, nearly all survivors show heavy marks and grade no better than MS62 or MS63. Even in those grades, examples are elusive.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/14/2014

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1910 S $5 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 435 445 455 485 565 565 590 625 690 960 1450 3500 5600 11000 36000 87500 - - - - -
$ 575 600 635 775 1000 1600 3900 6250 14000 49000 - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1481
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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8/7/1996 PCGS AU 50   Teletrade Auction 0865, 865/Lot# 1949 $253.20
2/5/2006 PCGS MS 61   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 1218 $1,495.00
10/16/2006 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 109, 114/Lot# 1579 $437.00
9/23/2007 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 3333 $3,220.00
7/9/2009 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2009 July West Palm Beach, FL (Summer FUN) Signature US Coin Auction #1127, 1127/Lot# 1677 $1,840.00
1/3/2011 NGC MS 61   Stack's Bowers The January 2011 Tampa Bay Rarities Sale, 70/Lot# 1488 $2,990.00
5/19/2013 PCGS VF 25   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 05/19/2013, 75/Lot# 105661 $408.10


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1910 S $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base920102110391057107511601189121714361567174318522597361645818128981010763116164001668841118362
95310271045106311031169119812901479162517792100293639375763868810127110472108249624853480
00000011981290147916251779210029363937576386881012711047210824962400
00000012071363152316841815234832764259694592491044511331305495923200
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