1911-D/D $20 St Gaudens MS66 PCGS

1911-D/D $20 St. Gaudens MS66 PCGS Repunched Mintmark FS-501 he 1911-D Saint-Gaudens double eagle claims a substantial mintage of 846,500 pieces, split between the normal mintmark variety and the popular repunched mintmark variety, FS-501, discovered by Walter Breen in the 1950s. In a study of 400 examples of the 1911-D double eagle, Roger W. Burdette found the repunched mintmark occurred on about 15% of the coins examined. He also discovered there are actually five different repunched mintmark varieties for this date, and it is possible others exist. Currently, only FS-501 is listed in the Cherrypickers Guide. This delightful Premium Gem exhibits sharply detailed design elements throughout, with the large D mintmark repunched left of the original position. The curve of the undertype D is plainly visible to the right of the primary mintmark. The vivid orange-gold surfaces are impeccably preserved, with no mentionable distractions. Especially vibrant mint luster enhances the terrific eye appeal. This interesting repunched mintmark example will be a welcome addition to a fine collection or Registry Set. Asking Price $12,750
SKU: PA45451443
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Item Details
Year/MM 1911-D/D
Grading Service PCGS
Grade MS66
Certification Number 45451443
Mint Philadelphia
Strike Mint State
Numeric Grade 66