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    1883-S Double Eagle, MS63
    Rare Any Finer

    1883-S $20 MS63 PCGS. Small Squat S mintmark. While the 1883-S has seen its ranks swell over the past few decades, the influx of Select Uncirculated or finer coins is substantially less dramatic than in lower Mint State grades. Handling during transport and bank-to-bank transactions limits the grade of European repatriates, and the 1883-S was carelessly handled during domestic transport and storage as well. This MS63 has relatively few marks on its frosted, orange-gold surfaces. We note a tiny alloy spot above A in DOLLARS, but no heavy marks or untoward abrasions.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 26BJ, PCGS# 9000)

    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
    December, 2019
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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