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Sale 1223 — U.S. Postal History and U.S. Gold Coins

Sale Date — Fri, 5 Jun, 2020

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Category — $5 Indian Half Eagles — Lots 9079 to 9087

Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1908 - D, 8511, Obverse
Lot 9079 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1908 - D, 8511, Reverse
Lot 9079 Reverse
Lot 9079
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1908 - D
PCGS #: 8511
Grade: MS 63 Service: NGC
Identification #: 3100993003
CDN CPG® Value: $1,180
Estimate: $800
Minimum Bid: $600
Condition Notes  
Rose-gold, sharp detail, minor mark on reverse
Commentary  
Low 148,000 Indian Half Eagle mintage at Denver in 1908.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1909 - , 8513, Obverse
Lot 9080 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1909 - , 8513, Reverse
Lot 9080 Reverse
Lot 9080
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1909 -
PCGS #: 8513
Grade: MS 64 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 3718866
CDN CPG® Value: $2,250
Estimate: $1,400
Minimum Bid: $1,100
Condition Notes  
Gorgeous orange-gold luster, sharp detail, virtually no marks
Commentary  
627,060 minted at Philadelphia in 1909.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1911 - , 8520, Obverse
Lot 9081 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1911 - , 8520, Reverse
Lot 9081 Reverse
Lot 9081
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1911 -
PCGS #: 8520
Grade: MS 64 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 35819241
CDN CPG® Value: $2,280
Estimate: $1,400
Minimum Bid: $1,100
Condition Notes  
Gorgeous honey-gold luster, sharp detail, virtually no marks
Commentary  
915,000 minted at Philadelphia in 1911.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1911 - S, 8522, Obverse
Lot 9082 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1911 - S, 8522, Reverse
Lot 9082 Reverse
Lot 9082
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1911 - S
PCGS #: 8522
Grade: MS 62 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 36610993
CDN CPG® Value: $1,750
Estimate: $1,100
Minimum Bid: $900
Condition Notes  
Brilliant semi-reflective yellow-gold surfaces, sharp detail, contact mark on cheek but great eye appeal
Commentary  
1,416,000 minted at San Francisco in 1911.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1912 - , 8523, Obverse
Lot 9083 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1912 - , 8523, Reverse
Lot 9083 Reverse
Lot 9083
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1912 -
PCGS #: 8523
Grade: MS 64 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 81857908
CDN CPG® Value: $2,250
Estimate: $1,400
Minimum Bid: $1,200
Condition Notes  
Rose-gold with olive accents, sharp strike, somewhat prominent contact mark off bridge of nose
Commentary  
790,000 minted at Philadelphia in 1912.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1913 - , 8525, Obverse
Lot 9084 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1913 - , 8525, Reverse
Lot 9084 Reverse
Lot 9084
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1913 -
PCGS #: 8525
Grade: MS 64 Service: PCGS - CAC
Identification #: 33414770
CDN CPG® Value: $2,690
Estimate: $1,700
Minimum Bid: $1,400
Condition Notes  
Wonderful deep orange-gold luster, sharp detail, a couple of negligible contact marks, CAC-verified
Commentary  
915,901 minted at Philadelphia in 1913.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1913 - S, 8526, Obverse
Lot 9085 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1913 - S, 8526, Reverse
Lot 9085 Reverse
Lot 9085
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1913 - S
PCGS #: 8526
Grade: MS 61 Service: NGC
Identification #: 3890034009
CDN CPG® Value: $2,380
Estimate: $1,500
Minimum Bid: $1,200
Condition Notes  
Honey-gold luster with rose and olive accents, mostly sharp strike with slight softness in feathers
Commentary  
408,000 minted at San Francisco in 1913.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1914 - D, 8528, Obverse
Lot 9086 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1914 - D, 8528, Reverse
Lot 9086 Reverse
Lot 9086
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1914 - D
PCGS #: 8528
Grade: MS 64 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 37442511
CDN CPG® Value: $4,380
Estimate: $2,900
Minimum Bid: $2,300
Condition Notes  
Honey-gold satiny luster, well-defined mintmark and feathers, tiny mark on the cheek and a few in fields, but overall a very attractive piece
Commentary  
Low 247,000 Indian Half Eagle mintage at Denver in 1914.
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1916 - S, 8532, Obverse
Lot 9087 Obverse
Indian Half Eagle, $5, 1916 - S, 8532, Reverse
Lot 9087 Reverse
Lot 9087
Type: Indian Half Eagle
Denomination: $5.00
Year-Mint: 1916 - S
PCGS #: 8532
Grade: MS 63 Service: PCGS
Identification #: 34515114
CDN CPG® Value: $3,620
Estimate: $2,400
Minimum Bid: $1,900
Condition Notes  
Bright yellow gold original luster, bold mintmark, very slight traces of abrasion but no serious marks
Commentary  
1916 was the last year the Indian Half Eagle was minted at San Francisco, with a relatively low 240,000 mintage. PCGS reports 256 MS63 and 152 higher. NGC 79 MS63 and 80 higher.
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