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    1861 Twenty Dollar, MS62
    Last High-Mintage Civil War P-Mint Strike

    1861 $20 MS62 NGC. Beautiful surface preservation and excellent eye appeal characterize this golden-orange Type One twenty. This high-mintage P-mint emission was struck in an amount approaching 3 million coins. Frosty surfaces show only minor signs of contact, chiefly some reeding marks on the reverse and a couple of marks on Liberty's cheek that account for the grade. Census: 66 in 62, 49 finer (12/13).
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 269G, PCGS# 8932)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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