5 Dollars "Liberty / Coronet Head - Half Eagle" With motto

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1866-1908
Value 5 Dollars (5 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.900)
Weight 8.359 g
Diameter 21.6 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 18809
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 101
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

The bust of Liberty with the date below

Lettering:
* * * * * * * * * * * * *
LIBERTY
1885

Reverse

The arms of the United States with the country name above and the denomination below

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
IN GOD WE TRUST
S
· FIVE D. ·

Engraver: Christian Gobrecht

Christian Gobrecht was the third Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1840 until his death in 1844. He was responsible for designing the famous "Seated Liberty" designs, which were in turn the direct inspiration for the design of the Trade Dollar.

Mints

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)
CC United States Mint, Carson City, United States
D United States Mint, Denver, United States (1906-date)
O United States Mint, New Orleans, United States
S United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1866  6 730 0.8%
1866  0% Proof
1866 S 34 920 0.8%
1867  6 920 0%
1867  0% Proof
1867 S 29 000 0% rare
1868  5 725 0.3%
1868  52 000 0%
1868  0% Proof
1869  1 785 0.3%
1869  0% Proof
1869 S 31 000 0%
1870  4 035 0%
1870  0% Proof
1870 CC 7 675 0% ultra rare
1870 S 17 000 0%
1871  3 230 0%
1871  0% Proof
1871 CC 20 770 0% rare
1871 S 25 000 0%
1872  1 690 0%
1872  0% Proof
1872 CC 16 980 0% rare
1872 S 36 400 0%
1873  49 305 0.8% closed "3"
1873  0% closed "3"; Proof
1873 CC 7 416 0% very rare
1873 S 31 000 0%
1874  3 508 0%
1874  0% Proof
1874 CC 21 198 0%
1874 S 16 000 0%
1875  0% Proof
1875  220 0% ultra rare
1875 CC 11 828 0% rare
1875 S 9 000 0%
1876  0% Proof
1876  1 477 0% rare
1876 CC 6 887 0.3% rare
1876 S 4 000 0% rare
1877  1 152 0%
1877  0% Proof
1877 CC 8 680 0.3% rare
1877 S 26 700 0%
1878  131 740 0.3%
1878  0% Proof
1878 CC 9 054 0% very rare
1878 S 144 700 0.3%
1879  301 950 1.0%
1879  0% Proof
1879 CC 17 281 0% rare
1879 S 426 200 0.5%
1880  3 166 436 $ 526 9%
1880  1.0% Proof
1880 CC 51 017 0.3%
1880 S 1 348 900 5%
1881  5 708 802 $ 369 14% overdate variety exists
1881  1.3% Proof
1881 CC 13 886 0% rare
1881 S 969 000 1.8%
1882  2 514 568 8%
1882  0.5% Proof
1882 CC 82 817 0.3%
1882 S 969 000 1.3%
1883  233 461 2%
1883  0% Proof
1883 CC 12 958 0% rare
1883 S 83 200 0%
1884  191 078 0.8%
1884  0% Proof
1884 CC 16 402 0% rare
1884 S 177 000 0%
1885  601 506 3%
1885  0.5% Proof
1885 S 1 211 500 3%
1886  388 432 1.8%
1886  0.3% Proof
1886 S 3 268 000 $ 423 6%
1887  0.3% Proof
1887  87 0% ultra rare
1887 S 1 912 000 4%
1888  18 296 0.3%
1888  0% Proof
1888 S 293 900 0.5%
1889  7 565 0%
1889  0% Proof
1890  4 328 0% rare
1890 CC 53 800 0.3%
1891  61 413 0.8%
1891  0% Proof
1891 CC 208 000 0.8%
1892  753 572 4%
1892  0.5% Proof
1892 CC 82 968 0.8%
1892 O 10 000 0% rare
1892 S 298 400 0.8%
1893  1 528 197 4%
1893  0.3% Proof
1893 CC 60 000 0%
1893 O 110 000 0.3%
1893 S 224 000 0.5%
1894  957 955 2%
1894  0.5% Proof
1894 O 16 600 0.8%
1894 S 55 900 0.3%
1895  1 345 936 5%
1895  0.5% Proof
1895 S 112 000 0.8%
1896  59 063 0.3%
1896  0% Proof
1896 S 155 400 1.0%
1897  867 883 3%
1897  0.5% Proof
1897 S 354 000 1.0%
1898  633 495 4%
1898  0% Proof
1898 S 1 397 400 3%
1899  1 710 729 4%
1899  0.3% Proof
1899 S 1 545 000 4%
1900  1 405 730 7%
1900  0.5% Proof
1900 S 329 000 1.3%
1901  616 040 6%
1901  0% Proof
1901 S 3 648 000 5%
1902  172 562 2%
1902  0.3% Proof
1902 S 939 000 3%
1903  227 024 1.8%
1903  0.5% Proof
1903 S 1 855 000 $ 623 4%
1904  392 136 4%
1904  0.3% Proof
1904 S 97 000 1.3%
1905  302 308 1.6%
1905  0% Proof
1905 S 880 700 3%
1906  348 820 2%
1906  0% Proof
1906 D 320 000 2%
1906 S 598 000 1.6%
1907  626 192 4%
1907  0.8% Proof
1907 D 888 000 3%
1908  421 874 4%

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