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    1851-O Double Eagle, AU55
    Popular New Orleans Type Coin

    1851-O $20 AU55 PCGS. Variety 1. 30th Anniversary Green Label Holder. Only a tiny percentage of surviving double eagles were struck at New Orleans, and a majority of the O-mint issues are great rarities. Southern gold type collectors often select the 1851-O to represent the denomination. This well-defined butter-gold representative is moderately abraded and exhibits myriad pockets of luminous luster. Population: 50 in 55, 38 finer (11/18).(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 268J, PCGS# 8905)

    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
    January, 2019
    9th-14th Wednesday-Monday
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