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    Smooth Mint State Sharpness
    1854-S Twenty Dollar

    1854-S $20 -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. Unc. Breen-7172. A formidable example of the first issue struck at the San Francisco Mint. The Broken A in STATES variety, a hub defect corrected on some working dies, though not on the one that struck the present piece. Satiny and precisely struck with far fewer marks than is usual for an Uncirculated double eagle. The apricot-gold surfaces exhibit a slight matte texture along with occasional faint hairlines.
    From The Fairfax Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 268U, PCGS# 8913)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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