CDN Values for: 1908-S $20 MS

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Catalog Details

One of the semi-key dates in the series, the 1908-S Saint-Gaudens $20 is much more common in circulated grades than in Mint State, with well fewer than 500 pieces estimated to survive in uncirculated grades. Of those that do, the vast majority less than MS63. A handful are known in the grades of MS65 or better, and these trade for huge premiums.
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Coin Date: 1908-S
Denom: $20 / Double Eagle
Desg: MS
Mint Mark: S
Mint Location: San Francisco
Mintage: 22,000
Coinage Type: Saint Gaudens, with motto
Coinage Years: 1908-1933
Composition: 90% gold; 10% copper
Strike Type: Business
Diameter: 34 mm
Fineness: 0.9675
Weight: 33.436 gr
Designer: Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Edge: Reeded
Catalog #: 9149
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