Only 2 were struck and of those 2 only 1 is still known to exist today. This silver medal is modeled after the incredibly rare 1849 Double Eagle. It was issued by the Smithsonian for 2017. Many refer to the oldest Double Eagles as the Liberty Head version. The obverse of this medal shows James B.
Longacre's portrait of Liberty. There are 13 stars around her and the date is near the bottom of the design. A heraldic bald eagle can be seen on the reverse, it features a high level of detail.
This particular design has plenty of fine details to appreciate. To have this medal graded and encapsulated, it was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation. It was assigned the grade of GEM Proof. That means this medal is still in the same condition it was in when it left the Mint. Order today, this NGC GEM Proof 1849 Smithsonian Double Eagle Pattern proof medal could be yours.Specifications for this (2018) 1849 Pattern Double Eagle Smithsonian 1/10 oz Gold NGC GEM Proof SKU51921. We cannot make any price adjustments after the sale is complete. Product Photo Policy: MCM attempts to display product images shown on the site as accurately as possible. We take all of our photos in house and due to reflections on the mirrored or proof surfaces of a coin there may appear to be'black' when there is not. If a coin has a color on it at all it will be described as'colorized' in the description or title. Due to the large inventory we sell, we use stock photos. Serial numbers will vary from the image shown unless specifically stated in the product listing that the item pictured is the item you will receive.
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