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    1870-S Liberty Twenty, AU58
    Very Scarce in Higher Grades

    1870-S $20 AU58 NGC. CAC. The 1870-S Liberty double eagle was produced in large numbers but, like most Type One twenties, most of the mintage circulated extensively and high-grade specimens are elusive in today's market. This attractive near-Mint coin displays well-detailed design elements with just a touch of wear, and lightly abraded orange-gold surfaces that retain most of their original mint luster. NGC has graded 51 numerically finer examples (4/13).(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 26A9, PCGS# 8959)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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