Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Charlotte
Mintage: 72,574
Catalog: KM-69
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.36g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $318.63 (7/25/2016)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1852 C $5 MS obverse 1852 C $5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

the 1852-C is widely recognized as one of the more 'common' issues among Charlotte fives, its rarity and importance cannot be overstated in near-gem condition. Charlotte and Dahlonega gold coins were used extensively in the channels of commerce at the time of issuance, and are not generally available in mint condition.

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1852 C $5 MS
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 237
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 65


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1/24/2001 NGC AU 58   Teletrade Auction 1399, 1399/Lot# 1732 $2,321.00
5/5/2004 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2004 May (CSNS) Signature Sale #346, 346/Lot# 9467 $1,840.00
1/22/2007 NGC VF 35   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 123, 128/Lot# 2127 $1,610.00
1/29/2012 PCGS XF 40   Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 1534 $2,300.00
5/30/2012 PCGS XF 45   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 4286 $1,955.00
8/8/2013 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2013 August 8 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Rosemont Session(4), 1188/Lot# 5076 $2,056.25
7/13/2014 NGC MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/13/2014, 203/Lot# 207561 $16,060.00
10/31/2014 PCGS AU 55   Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 5386 $3,055.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1852 C $5 MS
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Base1041111111851239170725012754298033033496376039224234619077049502100641344218290253442601826705
106411351203139519712585282930873367358438144026488666948303968911190150582064125568262470
00000028293087336735843814402648866694830396891119015058206412556800
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1852 C $5 MS Prooflike
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Base1104117812551312179926232885311934533652392540924415642879849829104051386518820260182670527406
1128120312741474207327102963323035193743398041995086694685991002111558155162121926247269380
000000296332303519374339804199508669468599100211155815516212192624700
000000304133413585383440364307575774659214102131271117168236182647600
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