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    Rare 1859-O Liberty Eagle

    1859-O $10 Eagle AU 55 Cleaned, Repaired, Mount Removed Reverse @ K-3/9 SEGS. The 1859-O (2,300 pieces produced) is the rarest O-mint eagle. This is a relatively affordable, yet nicely defined example. The surfaces are unnaturally glossy in sheen with green-gold color and noticeable hairlines. A few areas around the reverse rim were re-engraved after the mount was removed.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2642, PCGS# 8629)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2000
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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