Civil War camp found GOLD US $2.5 dollar coin, 1852



Rare battlefield / camp recovered US $2.5 gold coin as found many decades ago in a large Confederate camp near Goldsboro, NC and one of an entire collection of GOLD coins we just purchased.  Scarce date quarter eagle US gold coin, with a cool Civil War twist!

Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head $2.50 (1840-1907)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 252,923
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $149.21 (12/3/2018)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded