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    1999-W $5 Tenth-Ounce Gold Eagle, Unfinished Proof Dies, FS-401, MS70 PCGS. The 1999-W tenth-ounce eagles were all intended to be proof coins, but one unfinished proof die pair was used to strike an estimated 14,500 pieces. Rather than a cameo proof finish, these 1999-W coins show a satiny texture. This example displays attractive rose-gold patina across the central reverse field. The key to the series.
    Ex: Central States Signature (Heritage, 4/2013), lot 5200, which realized $5,287.50. (NGC ID# 26LB, Variety PCGS# 511606, Base PCGS# 99940)

    Weight: 3.39 grams

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


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

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    6th-9th Thursday-Sunday
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