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    1871-CC Twenty, XF40
    Scarce Early Carson City Issue

    1871-CC $20 XF40 PCGS. As the second rarest Carson City double eagle, the 1871-CC is always in demand by collectors of this popular series. Only 17,387 pieces were produced, and it is reliably estimated that fewer than 150 coins survive in all grades. Carson City gold is a highly popular collecting specialty; examples are always in demand.
    The present smooth yellow-gold example represents a median grade for the issue. Traces of luster are still visible in protected areas around the devices, and the surfaces are entirely free of consequential marks.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 6/2004), lot 6357; Palm Beach Signature (Heritage, 7/2009), lot 2025.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 26AB, PCGS# 8961)

    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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