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1926-D $20 MS64 PCGS. Ex: Browning. While the term ...

2004 January Long Beach Signature Sale #342

 
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Underrated Near-Gem 1926-D Saint-Gaudens Twenty
1926-D $20 MS64 PCGS. Ex: Browning. While the term unheralded rarity almost seems out of place in an analysis of post-1923 Double Eagles from the Denver Mint and an issue that was once one of the two most prized issues in the entire Saint-Gaudens series, the true scarcity of the 1926-D Twenty seems to currently be overlooked by all but the most knowledgeable gold collectors. Perhaps this is due to the fame that accrues to the 1927-D.
An important coin in its own right, particularly in Choice and better Mint State grades, this sharp, well frosted golden-orange representative can be equaled or exceeded by perhaps fewer than 20 examples of the issue. Both sides exhibit a warm, satiny glow with surface marks that are generally light and well scattered, the most obvious being a paper-thin blemish out from Liberty's right (facing) shoulder. An outstanding '26-D Saint that should encounter considerable bidder interest from specialists. Population: 9 in 64, 6 finer (10/03).
From a Magnificent Collection of Double Eagles. (#9184) (Registry values: P1, N31500) (NGC ID# 26GE, PCGS# 9184)

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The Coinage of Augustus Saint-Gaudens as Illustrated by the Morse and Duckor Collections
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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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