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    1850 $20 -- Altered Surfaces -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. This yellow-gold first-year double eagle is boldly detailed with only slight high-point wear visible on the devices. Muted luster on each side suggests abrasive cleaning, saltwater etching, or some other surface impairment, which denies a numeric grade. The fields are fairly smooth.

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

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    7th-10th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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