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    PCGS 1854 Liberty Head Octagonal Gold Dollar AU 58. BG-504, R.6. The last of the "Humbert" reverse varieties. Called "Lee's favorite coin" by Jay Roe. This variety has very high auction records and we expect this piece to follow suit. This is a lovely, prooflike example, barely worn, with rich orange fields and lighter, golden highpoints. A true beauty which is sure to set the specialists' hearts thumping. PCGS has graded four mint state examples of this variety--this is the finest circulated example graded. (NGC ID# 2BKZ, PCGS# 10481)

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    Auction Dates
    Jul-Aug, 1994
    30th-2nd Saturday-Tuesday
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