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    Upper-End 1905 Lewis and Clark

    1905 Lewis and Clark MS 64. An exceptional example of this key issue in the commemorative gold series. Very close to full gem quality by anyone's standards, the only detractions are a couple of very faint, wispy hairlines (slide marks actually) on the obverse and a tiny dot-like alloy spot just behind the mouth of Meriwether Lewis. Thick, mint frost covers each side and there is just a hint of reddish patina over the basic green-gold color of the coin. (NGC ID# BYLG, PCGS# 7448)

    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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    September, 1997
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
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