1886 LIBERTY $5 PR67 Cameo
GEM CAMEO PROOF. ONLY 72 STRUCK. TIED WITH ONE OTHER COIN FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
In 1886, a massive earthquake was experienced in Charleston, South Carolina. The earthquake, believed to land somewhere between 7.3 and 7.6 on the Richter Scale, destroyed much of the city and left 40,000 people without a home. This 1886 half eagle recalls this devastating natural disaster.