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    1908-D No Motto Twenty, MS65
    Rare Any Finer

    1908-D $20 No Motto MS65 PCGS. Long Rays Obverse. The 1908-D is the scarcest No Motto, Arabic Numerals Saint-Gaudens double eagle in high grade. This Gem example represents the finest most collectors will have the chance to acquire, as higher-end pieces are distinctly rare. Liberty's figure and the eagle are boldly rendered, and the satiny surfaces yield soft honey-gold luster. No abrasions are worthy of mention. PCGS lists 15 Premium Gems finer (12/18).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 26F7, PCGS# 9143)

    Weight: 33.44 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Jan-Feb, 2019
    31st-3rd Thursday-Sunday
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    Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles as Illustrated by the Phillip H. Morse and Steven Duckor Collections
    Revised Edition by Roger Burdette, and edited by James L. Halperin and Mark Van Winkle

    Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles is an issue-by-issue examination of this artistically inspired series of gold coins. Each date and mintmark is reviewed with up-to-date information, much of which has never been previously published. The book is based on two extraordinary collections: The Phillip H. Morse Collection and the Dr. and Mrs. Steven L. Duckor Collection.

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