Liberty Head $5
1867 $5 MS
Description & Analysis
A very rare, low mintage With Motto half eagle that is 'prohibitively rare above EF' according to Breen. Only 6,870 business strikes were produced and according to Akers' research only 3 AU coins appeared in public auctions in the 57 year survey he conducted for his tome on the half eagle series.
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