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    1866-S Liberty Eagle, AU50
    First Year of the With Motto Type

    1866-S $10 Motto AU50 NGC. The 1866-S Liberty eagle claims a low mintage of 11,500 pieces, and examples are scarce-to-rare in all grades. The motto IN GOD WE TRUST was included for the first time in 1866, making the date an important one for type collectors. This well-detailed specimen displays lustrous orange-gold surfaces that show only minor signs of contact. Census: 7 in 50, 17 finer (7/19).
    Ex: Summer FUN Signature (Heritage, 7/2012), lot 4996.
    From The Poulos Family Collection, Part II. (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 53FR, PCGS# 8650)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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