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    1905 G$1 Lewis and Clark MS63 PCGS. The 1905-dated issue is considerably scarcer than the 1904 issue (David Bowers estimated by a factor of 20%). Actual distribution was much less than the reported mintage, and the Lewis and Clark issues of 1904 and 1905 are far rarer than other gold commemoratives in MS63 and finer. This sharp example shows little evidence of the usual strike weakness. Lustrous yellow-gold surfaces display a touch of orange at the rims. The fields are prooflike with only light marks.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# BYLG, PCGS# 7448)

    Weight: 1.70 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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