Obverse - Plain 4, script 8, tall serif on 1, 3 center spike almost touches upper knob. First head - with markedly curved and rounded truncation. Reverse - No berry in the olive branch, no tongue in the eagle. This coin exhibits die scribe arcs between the D-S and left of the U and left of the 5.
Per Breen's "Early United States Half Eagles" monograph pg 68, II-1, Proofs generally show guide lines (arcs of circles in line with bases of letters) left and right of 5D. Left of U, between D-S, between F-A...Some proofs evidently went into circulation as there are'AU' pieces showing earmarks of proof status. These mint made guide lines make this coin a rarity within the Breen 6501, McCloskey 3B family. The item "1834 $5 CLASSIC HEAD GOLD HALF EAGLE, NGC/CAC AU53, BREEN 6501, RARE GUIDE LINES" is in sale since Saturday, April 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Gold (Pre-1933)\$5, Half Eagle". The seller is "hykyrone3" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
This item can be shipped to United States.