The 1863-S Liberty double eagle claims a mintage of 966,570 pieces, struck at the height of the Civil War era.
Like most Type One double eagles, the 1863-S was easily located in lower grades but virtually unobtainable in Mint State before the shipwreck recoveries of the S.S. Republic and the S.S. Brother Jonathan yielded nearly 300 relatively high-grade pieces.
However, most examples seen are in AU grades, and the 1863-S remains rare in MS62 condition.
Only 21 have been graded higher by NGC.
Listed at $21,800 in the CDN CPG, $26,000 in the NGC price guide and $23,500 in Trends.
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