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    1860-S Twenty Dollar, AU58
    Eye-Appealing Orange-Gold Example

    1860-S $20 AU58 PCGS. San Francisco was wallowing in freshly mined gold in the late 1850s-early 1860s, and double eagles were the preferred coinage. The 1860-S was struck in an amount well over a half-million coins, and most survivors are circulated to some degree. This is a delightfully well-struck and eye-appealing orange-gold example with scattered minor marks. Population: 36 in 58, 30 finer (12/13).
    From The Douglas Martin Collection.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 269F, PCGS# 8931)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    January, 2014
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