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Greysheet Catalog Details (GSID: 9335)

The 1911 Five dollar gold half eagle is part of a series of Indian head gold half eagle coins struck from 1908-1929. Struck in Philadelphia and designated as a Proof (PR) strike, this coin is made of 90% gold; 10% copper from a mintage of 139 struck and has a rarity rating of 4.
From a mintage of just 139 the 1911 matte proof Indian Half Eagle is an exceptionally rare coin with unique, pristine surfaces. Like other gold proofs of this time the surfaces were dull but the detail was as crisp as could be. Another fact coming from its late proof gold manufacturing is that these coins are only usually collected in grades 60 through 70 in today’s market. PR65 through PR67 are the most popular collector grades with anything finer being a highly desired major rarity.
Obverse: The obverse bears the portrait of a Native American chieftain in formal headdress struck incuse with the words LIBERTY at the top and the date at the bottom. 13 stars frame the left and right sides: 6 at left and 7 on the right.
Reverse: The traditional American eagle struck incuse in the center with the words, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA at top, E PLURIBUS UNUM left of the eagle, and IN GOD WE TRUST to the right of the eagle. The denomination 2 1/2 DOLLARS struck below the eagle.

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GSID: 9335
Coin Date: 1911
Denomination: $5 / Five dollar gold half eagle
Designation: PR
Mint Mark: P
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 139
Coinage Type: Indian head gold half eagle
Coinage Years: 1908-1929
Composition: 90% gold; 10% copper
Rarity: R-4
Strike Type: Proof
Diameter: 21.6 mm
Fineness: 0.9
Weight: 8.359 gr
Weight: 0.24187 oz
Coin Shape: Round
Designer: Bella Lyon Pratt
Obverse Lettering: LIBERTY, 1911
Obverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Reverse Designer: Beyla Lyon Pratt
PCGS #: 8542
NGC ID: 2.80E+06

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