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    1874 Liberty Double Eagle, MS61
    Seldom Encountered Finer

    1874 $20 MS61 NGC. Typically, Type Two double eagles can be found in circulated grades with little difficulty, but Mint State specimens are elusive. This rule holds true for the 1874 Liberty double eagle, which claims a mintage of 366,800 pieces, but is seldom encountered in grades above MS61. This attractive Mint State piece displays well-detailed design elements and lustrous orange-gold surfaces, with the expected number of minor contact marks for the grade.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 26AN, PCGS# 8970)

    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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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    2nd-4th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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