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$5 1810 Capped Bust Large Date Large 5 Half Eagle PCGS MS62

Graded by PCGS

Product Code: C6498
The Capped Draped Bust Gold Half Eagle, designed by John Reich, was only minted from 1807 to 1812, making it a difficult coin design to come across. This particular example was struck at the Philadelphia Mint in 1810 and has a mintage of just 100,287 coins. The 1810 Capped Draped Bust Gold Half Eagle came in multiple varieties, all dealing with the date on the front and the denomination on the back. This example is of the "Large Date Large 5" variety. Out of all 1810 Capped Draped Bust Gold Half Eagle "Large Date Large 5" varieties, PCGS has only graded 33 in Mint State 62 condition! That`s what we call conditional rarity!