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    1877 Double Eagle, MS61 Prooflike
    Sole PCGS Prooflike Coin

    1877 $20 MS61 Prooflike PCGS. PCGS recently began recognizing prooflike fields for Liberty double eagles, and this piece is the only 1877 coin thus far designated Prooflike at that service. NGC lists 35 Prooflike pieces and one Deep Prooflike, the latter in AU58. In MS61 Prooflike, this PCGS coin is among the finest Prooflike 1877 twenties certified (8/19). The fields are indeed deeply reflective, providing a glimmering backdrop for the frosted, sharp design elements. Each side has bright yellow-gold color and scattered light abrasions. (Variety PCGS# 88982, Base PCGS# 8982)

    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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