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    1907 Wire Rim High Relief Twenty
    Unc Details

    1907 $20 High Relief, Wire Rim -- Rim Filing, Cleaned -- NGC Details. Unc. An assumption has to be made here that the coin actually was struck with a wire rim. It cannot be stated with certainty since the rims have been filed, so it has to be assumed there was something (like a wire rim) present to file down. The surfaces are unusually bright from cleaning with luminous yellow-gold color. A number of small, but individually insignificant contact marks are peppered across each side. The three-dimensional design of Saint-Gaudens's concept is still fully in evidence on each side.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 26F2, PCGS# 9135)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    7th-10th Thursday-Sunday
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    Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles as Illustrated by the Phillip H. Morse and Steven Duckor Collections
    Revised Edition by Roger Burdette, and edited by James L. Halperin and Mark Van Winkle

    Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles is an issue-by-issue examination of this artistically inspired series of gold coins. Each date and mintmark is reviewed with up-to-date information, much of which has never been previously published. The book is based on two extraordinary collections: The Phillip H. Morse Collection and the Dr. and Mrs. Steven L. Duckor Collection.

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