A light old cleaning does not detract from the overall appearance of this coin. Great coin for an early type set.
The $5 Gold Classic Head Half Eagle was designed by William Kneass and contains .24187 oz of gold. This coin, minted from 1834-1838, has been authenticated and graded by NGC as Extra Fine details/cleaned, this coin is a must have to complete a type set. NGC has labeled this coin "surface hairlines".
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