Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head Five Cents (1883-1913)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 16,256,532
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.0000g
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
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1890 5C MS obverse 1890 5C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

This is one of the more challenging issues to find with a full strike. Gems are elusive for this date, and this is especially true of those having sharp strikes, as this is not necessarily a component of certified grading.

Only one repunched date variety is known for 1890, but it's intriguing enough to be included in The Cherrypickers' Guide and is also recognized by NGC under its VarietyPlus Service.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/22/2019

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1890 5C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 9.00 20.00 30.00 45.00 60.00 100.00 110 120 140 170 200 205 240 340 875 2350 16000 - - -
$ 75.00 - - 130 160 - - 225 280 425 1020 4850 - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 355
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 67

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 1/21/2020 1890 5C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-1-1624211213-15447112646101---355
----------------1-----1
---------------21-----3
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Total-1-1624211213-15447112848101---359
 -0%-0%2%1%1%1%0%3%4%-4%12%20%36%13%3%0%--- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1890 5C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base283272119183265330381409437489551653684745916194932383817682079609234
2945881402102873473904184545105856637048021260237934314818720083850
0000003473904184545105856637048021260237934314818720000
0000003644004284725306196747258591605280836245819758000
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 916
Owner: Electric Peak
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 916
Owner: JTO
 
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