Heritage Posts November 6-7 Dallas Signature Coin Auction at HA.com! Dallas Auction Galleries will be presenting a late-year Signature Auction in Dallas, November 6-7, 2007. Descriptions and images of all lots are currently posted at HA.com.
The 1840-C issue marked yet another change in the half eagle design; Gobrecht's portrait of Liberty underwent minor modifications, and the mintmark moved from the space between the truncation and the date to the area below the eagle. Only five certified finer.
Lot 2047: 1862-S $5, MS61 NGC
This extremely rare five dollar is tied for the second finest certified.