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    Choice AU 1892 Twenty
    Only 4,430 Pieces Produced

    1892 $20 AU55 NGC. This is a scarce issue whose overall rarity is similar to the 1879, 1880, and 1890, to mentioned just a few P-mint deliveries. The satiny surfaces retain noticeable brightness in the fields despite a somewhat scuffy appearance. The rich endowment of crimson-gold patina does, however, dampen the visual impact of the scattered abrasions. The powerful strike more than compensates for the trivial rub across the high points and, as such, all features retain bold definition.
    Ex: Philadelphia 2000 Signature (Heritage, 8/2000), lot 7513; Houston Signature (Heritage, 12/2008), lot 2520.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 26C5, PCGS# 9019)

    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
    August, 2012
    2nd-5th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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