1854 $5 “Earring” Variety, DDO FS-101 NGC AU55.
Cross Reference: Fivaz-Stanton (OLD): FS-004.5, VarietyPlus: VP-001. Diagnostics: Strong doubling is seen on Liberty’s ear and hair. Known as the “Earring” variety.
NGC Census: A total of 35 graded, 6 in this grade with 15 finer. MS62 is Finest. Close-up image courtesy of NGC.