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    Rare 1855 Small Head Wass Molitor Double Eagle

    1855 $20 Wass Molitor Twenty Dollar, Small Head--Rim Damage, Whizzed--NCS. AU Details. K-7, High R.6. A difficult Wass Molitor issue and just one of just a few pieces we have offered over the past decade. The obverse features an undersized portrait that closely resembles that used on the 1855 ten dollar, both in size and in design. Both sides exhibit numerous, light abrasions and evidence shows that they have been vigorously cleaned. Four rim nicks are seen on the obverse that can help document the pedigree of this rare coin. Well struck save for the usual bluntness on the eagle. Listed on page 358 of the 2007 Guide Book. (NGC ID# ANJS, PCGS# 10357)

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    August, 2006
    13th-14th Sunday-Monday
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