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Lot 1951

1861 Clark, Gruber & Co. (Denver, Colorado) $5 Gold. Kagin-6, Breen-7944. PCGS graded AU-50. Original light greenish-gold surfaces with satiny luster at the borders and hugging the device. Strong feather detail. Notorious for being weakly struck at the centers and this piece is no exception. That being the case, anyone familiar with these popular issues with appreciate the originality and fresh eye-appeal of this piece. PCGS has graded 13 in this grade with only 12 finer, a MS61 being the finest.
Six in date larger than other numerals. E of GRUBER is slanted left at lower portion and touches B. (PCGS # 10140) .
Estimated Value $2,500 - 3,500.

Realized $6,613

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