1857-S $20 Liberty Double Eagle PCGS MS65 Ex.SS Central America #0384 – SOLD


1857-S $20 Liberty Type 1 Double Eagle PCGS MS65. Variety 20A, Spiked Shield.  Ex: S.S. Central America. SSCA 0384.  One of the first groups of treasure brought up by the Discovery Group based upon the low serial number. The present specimen displays luscious yellow fields with a orangish tint framed around the peripheries. The obverse is fully Gem Brilliant Uncirculated while two abrasions located on the reverse in the fields towards the lower left keep this from a higher grade (and twice the price!). An outstanding Type One twenty from the Central America treasure and sure to be in hot demand as the second recovery effort is re-introduced to the general public.