With a razor sharp strike, Radiant soft satin luster and vivid golden-orange patina, this beautiful Mint State example would make a fitting addition to a high quality type or date set. Thanks to the discovery of 320 examples as part of the treasure of the. Shipwreck, the 1865 has become one of the most popular type candidates in the Type I Liberty double eagle series. This piece is sure to please.
This lot includes the original wooden box and Certificate of Authenticity as issued by Odyssey Marine Exploration. At the conclusion of the Civil War, 351,200 double eagles were struck, a fair number of which were hoarded and quite often melted down. As a result, until recently, the majority of coins found in numismatic circles were in circulated grade levels. This changed in 2003 when Odyssey Marine Exploration located the debris field of the S.
In all, Odyssey recovered more than 17,000 coins, to include nearly 3,000 gold coins, among which were some 300 1865 double eagles, many of which were found to be in uncirculated condition after conservation. While the recovery added to the population of known examples and changed the dynamic of Mint State figures somewhat, the issue remains as popular as ever. With the added significance of the association with the SS.
This example provides a perfect combination of history and beauty. For rare items and to.We will make this a private listing at your request. We invest in coins and large size bank notes that have the greatest potential for increase in value in the coming years we will try very hard to mete you best offer Sincerely. The pictured item is the one that you receive. Your satisfaction is number one. And we appreciate your business very much. Thank you for looking at our ad. Martinibrothers---WERE HERE TO ANSWER ALL YOUR QUESTIONS. The item "1865 $20 Gold Liberty Double Eagle. MS-62 NGC Final Year Civil War Issue" is in sale since Wednesday, April 05, 2017.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Gold (Pre-1933)\$20, Double Eagle". The seller is "martinibrothers" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States.