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    1989 Half-Ounce Gold Eagle, MS70
    Among Six Pristine Examples at PCGS

    1989 $25 Half-Ounce Gold Eagle MS70 PCGS. This lot represents merely the third time we have offered an example of the 1989 half-ounce Gold Eagle certified MS70 by PCGS, something that should not be lost on series specialists who understand the rarity of this issue in the finest state of preservation. The 1989 has one of the lowest mintages among twenty five dollar gold bullion coins (44,798 pieces) and is a well-known semikey in the series behind the 1991 and 1990 issues. This technically pristine and aesthetically appealing butter-gold example is completely free of surfaces blemishes. The Saint-Gaudens / Busiek design is fully brought-up. Population: 6 in 70 (7/16).(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26NA, PCGS# 9832)

    Weight: 16.97 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 3% Silver , 5.33% Copper

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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