1907 $20 High Relief, Flat Rim MS65 PCGS. CAC....
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Tampa Convention Center
333 S. Franklin St.
Tampa, FL 33602
This is a magnificent example of Saint-Gaudens' natural and symbolic vision for American coinage. The surfaces are exceptionally clean, obviously well cared for since the day of issue. The striking details are notably strong with even definition on the pillars of the capitol and no merging of the letters with the rim on the upper reverse. While the rim is mostly flat on each side, there is a bit of a wire rim on the upper right portion of both obverse and reverse--most Flat Rim twenties show some evidence of a wire rim.
From The Maltbie Family Collection.(Registry values: N7079) (PCGS# 9136)
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Revised Edition by James L. Halperin, Mark R. Borckardt, Mark Van Winkle, Jon Amato, and Gregory J. Rohan, with special contributor David W. Akers
The Coinage of Augustus Saint-Gaudens is an issue-by-issue examination of these two artistically inspired series of gold coins.
Each date and mintmark is reviewed with up-to-date information, much of which has never been previously published. The book is based on
two extraordinary collections: The Phillip H. Morse collection and the Dr. and Mrs. Steven L. Duckor collection.
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