1840-O NGC AU58 Half Eagle

DATE: 1840

MINT: New Orleans




SERIAL: 1515406-003

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This 1840-O $5 Half Eagle has been graded by AU58 by NGC

NGC Price Guide = $5,000
Mintage = 40,120
NGC Pop = 23 / 18

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1840-O Half Eagle AU58 NGC $5

This 1840-O Half Eagle is the first year that the Liberty Head Half eagle had the mintmark on the reverse.  This New Orleans example has a flashy luster with olive-golden and orange-gold hues through the coin.  The original mintage was 40,120 but many of them have been destroyed over the years and heavily circulated.  NGC has only graded 23 examples in AU58 and 18 in higher grades.

This half has been graded by NGC as a AU58.

1840-O Half Eagle

Mint New Orleans
Mintage 40,120
Obverse Designer Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer Christian Gobrecht
Composition Gold
Fineness 0.9
Weight 8.36 grams
AGW .02419oz
Diameter 21.65 mm
Edge Reeded


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