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    Problem-Free XF 40 1878-S Eagle

    1878-S XF 40 PCGS. A third example of this scarce With Motto eagle. This piece is similar to the other XF 40 in that both are unquestionably original, untampered coins. The surfaces have a pronounced reddish-coppery tone with "dirty gray" patina overlaid on the devices. A bit softly struck in the centers with less detailing on the peripheral stars. (NGC ID# 265L, PCGS# 8682)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    October, 1995
    7th-10th Saturday-Tuesday
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