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    1883-S Double Eagle, Frosty MS63
    Rarely Encountered in Better Condition

    1883-S $20 MS63 NGC. Small Squat S. Philadelphia double eagle proofs struck in 1883 are great rarities, and Carson City coins carry a hefty premium, leaving most date collectors only one other option: the 1883-S. A nice MS63 example like this is about the finest most people can reasonably expect to obtain without dispensing five-figures. Green-gold colors most of this Select twenty dollar piece, though accents of rose appear centrally. Each side is sharply struck, as usual, with unimportant abrasions and luster grazes throughout. Thickly frosted. Census: 87 in 63 (2 in 63+), 6 finer (8/16).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26BJ, PCGS# 9000)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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