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Radiant 1927-S Twenty Dollar, MS63

1927-S $20 MS63 NGC. Although it is a rare issue in its own right, the fame of the 1927-S is further increased by its association with its more-famous sibling, the 1927-D double eagle. In the case of the 1927-S, while a few more examples of the issue have been found and repatriated from overseas hoards in recent decades, it has held up well compared to some erstwhile series rarities such as the 1924-S and 1926-D.
This Select Mint State example has beautiful radiant luster emanating from yellow-gold surfaces that show just moderate abrasions consistent with the grade. The Capitol dome is softly struck, as often seen on this issue, along with Liberty's right (facing) foot and sandal. But the coin boasts much appeal throughout, and this coin would make a splendid acquisition for a fine Saint-Gaudens double eagle set. Census: 15 in 63, 28 finer (2/10).(Registry values: N7079) (NGC ID# 26GJ, PCGS# 9188)

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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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