Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $5 (1839-1908)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 112,505
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 8.3600g
AGW: 0.2419oz
Melt Value: $445.27 (12/3/2020)
Diameter: 21.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS obverse 1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS reverse
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Last Updated: 6/8/2020

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1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS
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Base $ 450 450 450 475 475 500 500 520 535 775 850 1350 3750 7000 16500 - - - - -
$ - - - 525 600 - 950 - - - - - - -
1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS PL
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Base $ - - - - - - - - 1300 - 2250 - - - - - - - - -

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Disclaimer: The prices listed in the various NGC Price and Value Guides are compiled from a number of independent, third party sources in the numismatic community which NGC believes to be reliable. Prices provided are averages, not specific prices for individual coins. Further, because these prices are only updated from time to time, they do not reflect short term pricing trends, which are quite common and are often quite dramatic, given the volatile nature of the collectible coin marketplace. This is especially true for rare coins, where there are fewer sales and greater variations in sale prices. For all of these reasons, the prices in these guides are designed to serve merely as one of many measures and factors that coin buyers and sellers can use in determining coin values. These prices are not intended, and should not be relied upon, to replace the due diligence and — when appropriate — expert consultation that coin buyers and sellers should undertake when entering into a coin transaction. As such, NGC disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to the information contained in the NGC Guides. By using the NGC Guides, the user agrees that neither NGC nor any of its affiliates, shareholders, officers, employees or agents shall have any liability for any loss or damage of any kind, including without limitation any loss arising from reliance on the information contained in the Guides.

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 346
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 63

The chart showing VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 12/1/2020 1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----35272128711061738234-------343
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Total----35272128721061739235-------346
 ----1%1%8%6%8%21%31%5%11%7%1%------- 
1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS PL
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------2-1---------3
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Total----------2-1---------3
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NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS PL
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Base87410101027105110671131120654112431345139115311847245134534810660533333
91910161035105610881156120677512771360143816362048278539055408660533333
000000120677512771360143816362048278539055408660533300
0000001206100913111376148417422250311943586007660533300
1873 OPEN 3 $5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base820949966990100510661138115911731271131514501753233533034617636233333
863955974995102510901145116412061286136015511947265837415199636233333
0000001145116412061286136015511947265837415199636233300
0000001152116812381300140516522141298041795780636233300
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 2335
Owner: WFH71
 
Grade: MS 61
Points: 1947
Owner: Whidbey Island Collection
 
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