Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Dahlonega
Mintage: 39,036
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3600g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $428.65 (7/12/2020)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1849 D $5 MS obverse 1849 D $5 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

The 1849-D half eagle is a scarce and overlooked coin. There are approximately 125-150 pieces known and most grade from VF25 to XF45. Around two dozen AU coins exist and we can account for just four or five in Uncirculated.

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Last Updated: 4/24/2020

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1849 D $5 MS
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Base $ 1200 1500 1750 2475 2875 3500 4250 4625 8125 13200 15550 20000 - - - - - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 151
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 65

The chart showing G series, VG series, F series, VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 7/7/2020 1849 D $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-1-11592821153718--41-1-----151
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Total-1-11592821153718--41-1-----151
 -1%-1%10%6%19%14%10%25%12%--3%1%-1%----- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1849 D $5 MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1749179919852252264829683186358139484287490163246794787533333333
1766186120742384275530413318370340614492537564817154787533333330
0000003318370340614492537564817154787533333300
0000003449382641744696585066377515787533333300
1849 D $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1658188620682179261429483035318336394016493555826145713877108124855390849639102181103911909
173419472105232427252977308433353765432251515770647673297848826787309269983210492113290
00000030843335376543225151577064767329784882678730926998321049200
000000313434873890462953665957680775197986841089079454100251076500
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 8553
Owner: NGC EXHIBIT
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 4935
Owner: Grand Tour
 
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