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    Near-Gem 1888-S Double Eagle
    Tied for Finest at PCGS

    1888-S $20 MS64 PCGS. A surprisingly smooth example of this characteristically abraded issue. Even Liberty's cheek is spared the bagmarks usually encountered. Minor chatter on the field near the profile and a small spot above the hairbun are all that deny classification as a Gem. Population: 45 in 64, 0 finer (3/13).
    From C.R.B.'s $20 Liberty Set.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 26BU, PCGS# 9009)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    April, 2013
    24th-28th Wednesday-Sunday
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