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    1903 Louisiana Purchase/McKinley Dollar, MS68
    Impressive and Tied for Finest Graded

    1903 G$1 Louisiana Purchase/McKinley MS68 NGC. Even in Superb Gem condition, the 1903 Louisiana Purchase gold dollars with McKinley portrait are available for a price, although they are scarce. At the MS68 grade, however, only seven submissions (including possible duplicates) are shared between the major grading services -- five at NGC and two at PCGS (9/14). This MS68 example could form the nucleus of a fine collection of commemorative gold. Apricot-gold surfaces show lovely peach and pink tints, and the luster swirls with hints of both flash and satin. This all-around impressive coin is as exquisitely preserved as the grade demands.
    From The Empire Collection.(Registry values: N7079) (NGC ID# BYLE, PCGS# 7444)

    Weight: 1.70 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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

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