5 Dollars Congress Bicentennial

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1989
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# 92512
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 226
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Congress Bicentennial

Obverse

U. S. Capitol dome.

Lettering:
LIBERTY
IN GOD WE TRUST
1789-1989

Engraver: John M. Mercanti

John M. Mercanti is an American sculptor and engraver. He was the twelfth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint until his retirement in late 2010.

Reverse

An eagle perched atop the canopy overlooking the Old Senate Chamber.

Lettering:
BICENTENNIAL OF THE CONGRESS
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
E PLURIBUS UNUM

Translation: FIVE DOLLARS

Engraver: John M. Mercanti

John M. Mercanti is an American sculptor and engraver. He was the twelfth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint until his retirement in late 2010.

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1989 W 46 899 14%
1989 W 164 690 $ 407 86% Proof

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