Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 340,330
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3600g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $311.13 (10/17/2017)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1844 $5 MS obverse 1844 $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1844 is a reasonably available P-mint half eagle that is occasionally even available in Select condition.

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Last Updated: 6/1/2017

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1844 $5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 475 490 500 525 625 675 725 800 1150 1900 2400 4585 11000 21500 60000 - - - - -
$ - - - 850 - - - - 12500 - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 336
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/27/2004 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #13, 17/Lot# 347 $299.00
12/6/2004 NGC AU 55   Teletrade Auction 1971, 1971/Lot# 2033 $418.00
5/30/2005 PCGS AU 55   Goldberg May 30 - June 16, 2005 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 31/Lot# 864 $488.75
7/31/2009 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2009 August Los Angeles, CA US Coin Auction #1128, 1128/Lot# 2522 $2,530.00
2/28/2012 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 7503 $460.00
5/18/2014 NGC Details AU Details  GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 05/18/2014, 168/Lot# 176004 $574.20
11/16/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131447/Lot# 27908 $426.53


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1844 $5 MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1092120612431278131213451366137914541514184726172994385755827276333333
1130121812551289132313521370140414741625210427433282443261477276333330
0000001370140414741625210427433282443261477276333300
0000001375142914941736236028683569500767117276333300
1844 $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1028113811731206123912711290130313751433175324952860369453677014333333
1065115011841217125012771294132713941540200026173138425259167014333330
0000001294132713941540200026173138425259167014333300
0000001299135114141646224827383416480964657014333300
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 3694
Owner: tommy44
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 1753
Owner: ryanrph
 
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