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    1861 Double Eagle, AU58
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    1861 $20 AU58 PCGS. Almost 3 million double eagles rolled off the coinage presses at the Philadelphia Mint in 1861, the largest mintage of twenty dollar pieces from any mint in the 19th century. Many were hoarded due to economic uncertainty. It is a common issue in circulated grades, but somewhat scarce in Mint State, making the AU58 grade a smart choice for type.(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 269G, PCGS# 8932)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    August, 2014
    5th-9th Tuesday-Saturday
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