1856-O Half Eagle NGC MS61 $5 Super Rare Coin

DATE: 1856

MINT: New Orleans




SERIAL: 1727669-001


This 1856-O $5 Half Eagle has been graded MS61 by NGC.

NGC Price Guide = $22,000
Mintage = 10,000
NGC Pop = 2 / 1

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1856-O Half Eagle NGC MS61 $5

Every once in a while a truly beautiful coin comes across your desk.  This 1856-O Half Eagle is an extremely rare piece to find in any grade.  For starters, the New Orleans Mint only minted 10,000 total pieces.  On top of that, they have a very low survival rate.  NGC has only graded a total of 47 examples in all grades and only 2 in MS61 and one finer.  This gem has some of the flashiest PL like luster and has an incredible overall eye appeal.  We are proud to have acquired this and hope we can find a great home for it.

1856-O Half Eagle 
Mint New Orleans
Mintage 10,000
Obverse Designer Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer Christian Gobrecht
Composition Gold
Fineness 0.9
Weight 8.24 grams
AGW .02420oz
Diameter 21.65 mm
Edge Reeded

Graded MS61 by NGC.

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