Through the entire Liberty double eagle series, relatively few varieties have been documented.
The 1853/'2' was once the only over-date known for the entire 58-year history of the design. In fact, only one other over-date, the 1909/8, is known for the entire denomination.
Recent research involving photographic overlays suggests that the 1853/'2' is not a true over-date, but it remains a sought-after variety in the series.
It is included in the Cherrypickers' Guide and the Guide Book, and is highly collectible as such.
A large die lump beneath the R in LIBERTY confirms the attribution of this example.
The PCGS population stands at 24 with 11 higher.
Listed at $22,000 in the PCGS price guide.
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