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Challenging Uncirculated 1927-S Double Eagle

1927-S $20 MS61 PCGS. A half century ago, the 1927-S Double Eagle was regarded as the fourth rarest issue in the Saint-Gaudens series, but enough examples have been repatriated from Europe since the 1970s to lower the overall rarity ranking of this issue. Nevertheless, the absence of sizeable hoards assures that the 1927-S remains scarcer than the other branch mint issues from the 1920s, with the exception of the 1920-S and extremely rare 1927-D.
Offered in the North Shore Collection is a fully lustrous golden-orange example that has average sharpness for the issue and scattered blemishes culminating in a few more noticeable marks on the left side of the reverse. Far more affordable than the occasional Select or better representative of this elusive S-mint Saint. (#9188) (Registry values: P1, N11000) (NGC ID# 26GJ, PCGS# 9188)


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January, 2004
7th-10th Wednesday-Saturday
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The Coinage of Augustus Saint-Gaudens as Illustrated by the Morse and Duckor Collections
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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