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    1866-S Motto Twenty, AU53
    First Year of the Type Two Design

    1866-S $20 Motto AU53 NGC. Small Bulbous S. The Motto variety is the more available of the two S-mint types for this transitional year, by far. A total of 842,250 coins were struck, compared to just 120,000 of the No Motto design. This partially frosted AU53 survivor with rose accents is lightly hairlined and shows a few ticks in the left obverse field.
    From The Selman Family Collection. (Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 269Y, PCGS# 8950)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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