5 Dollars Capped Bust; large type

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1813-1828
Value 5 Dollars (5 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.916)
Weight 8.75 g
Diameter 25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 40775
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 43
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.

Obverse

Capped liberty facing left, surrounded by 13 stars, with the date below.

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

Engraver: John Reich

John Reich was an immigrant from Bavaria to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1800. Reich was a skilled engraver who sold himself into indentured servitude in order to finance his passage to the United States. In 1801, President Thomas Jefferson recommended John Reich to be hired as engraver at the Philadelphia Mint.

Reverse

Heraldic eagle with Union shield and holding 3 arrows and a branch. Lettering around the design.

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
E PLURIBUS UNUM
5 D.

Engraver: John Reich

John Reich was an immigrant from Bavaria to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1800. Reich was a skilled engraver who sold himself into indentured servitude in order to finance his passage to the United States. In 1801, President Thomas Jefferson recommended John Reich to be hired as engraver at the Philadelphia Mint.

Edge

Milled

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1813  95 428
1814  15 454
1815  635
1816 
1817 
1818  48 588
1819  51 723
1820  263 806
1820  5 proof
1821  34 641
1821  3 proof
1822  17 796
1823  14 485
1824  17 340
1825  29 060
1825  3 proof; 1825/1
1826  18 069
1826  3 proof
1827  24 913
1828  28 029
1828  5 proof

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