1987W U.S. Constitution Bicentennial $5 Gold Commemorative

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1987W U.S. Constitution Bicentennial $5 Gold Commemorative

#1 Unread post by Daniel » Fri Apr 10, 2009 6:28 pm

1987 United States Bicentennial Of The Constitution $5 Gold Commemorative
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A proof version (pictured above) and a business strike version where struck at the West Point Mint with a mintage of 651,659 for business strikes and 214,225 for proof strikes. The design is attributed to Marcel Jovine.

The value of PR67 and MS67 coins both begin at $185 each. I would consider the proof version to be a sleeper considering the lower mintage and BV compared to the business strikes.



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Re: 1987W U.S. Constitution Bicentennial $5 Gold Commemorative

#2 Unread post by zakota » Fri May 08, 2009 8:23 pm

I have viewed only a few gold coins. But this coin grabs my eye. I do like the St. Gauden $20 piece. I like the reverse with the feather and the constitution in the back ground. Cool.
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#3 Unread post by Daniel » Fri May 08, 2009 9:57 pm

I like this piece also. It stands for something important and has a pleasing design.

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