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    Elusive AU58 1868-S Twenty Dollar

    1868-S $20 AU58 NGC. As a testament to the rarity of this Type Two issue, Garrett and Guth offer these words:

    "The best example found in many great collections has been About Uncirculated. An AU-58 coin was the nicest grade of this issue Harry W. Bass Jr. could muster in his years of searching."


    This near-Mint State piece exhibits attractive antique-gold coloration, with only a whisper of high-point wear and a few minor abrasions. NGC has certified 34 examples finer (11/09).
    From The Atherton Family Collection.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 26A4, PCGS# 8954)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    January, 2010
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