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    1831 MS 61. An obvious rarity with a mintage of only 4,520 pieces. Of that number very few survive today, but the ones that do still exist are rather high quality with the average piece being XF-AU with quite a few mint state pieces among those extant. This piece shows just a bit of the normally deep reflectivity in the fields. The striking details are not quite complete, but well brought up in most areas with only slight softness noted at the juncture of the eagle's left wing and shield. Bright, lustrous surfaces for the grade, the coin shows only small abrasions scattered in the fields, none of which are large enough to merit individual mention. A rare opportunity for the advanced gold collector. (NGC ID# BFWA, PCGS# 7671)

    Weight: 4.37 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    October, 1994
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
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