1989 $5 Gold Eagle (Regular Strike)

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PCGS MS70

PCGS MS70

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PCGS MS70

PCGS MS70

PCGS MS70

PCGS MS70

PCGS #:
9828
Designer:
Augustus Saint Gaudens/Miley Busiek
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
16.50 millimeters
Weight:
3.39 grams
Mintage:
264,790
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
91.67% Gold, 3% Silver, 5.33% Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 240,000 R-1.8 8 / 20 TIE N/A
60 or Better N/A 1 / 20 TIE N/A
65 or Better N/A 1 / 20 TIE N/A
Survival Estimate
All Grades 240,000
60 or Better N/A
65 or Better N/A
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.8
60 or Better
65 or Better
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 8 / 20 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 20 TIE
65 or Better 1 / 20 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades N/A
60 or Better N/A
65 or Better N/A

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS70 PCGS grade
1 MS70 PCGS grade
1 MS70 PCGS grade
1 MS70 PCGS grade
1 MS70 PCGS grade
1 MS70 PCGS grade
7 MS69 PCGS grade
7 MS69 PCGS grade
7 MS69 PCGS grade
7 MS69 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#1 MS70 PCGS grade
#7 MS69 PCGS grade
#7 MS69 PCGS grade
#7 MS69 PCGS grade
#7 MS69 PCGS grade
Jaime Hernandez:

Most $5 Uncirculated Gold Eagles have mintages ranging from about 200,000 to about half a million. There is the exception of a few other dates in the series from the same denomination that also have mintages over a million or several million. However, for the most part, most mintages range in the lower hundred thousand.

The $5 1989 Uncirculated Gold Eagle is considered a common date in the series. Only examples in MS69 appear to be somewhat scarce but with enough searching, examples in this condition can be found in the market. Perfect MS70 examples are very scarce but they are out there and usually sell for a very significant premium over MS69 prices.