1862 DOUBLE EAGLE OR
PCGS Nos: 8937, 9074
Circulation strikes: 92,133
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
Weight: ±516 grains
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) below the eagle's tail on the reverse
Images courtesy of
AU-55. Ex - Bowers and
Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV
Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 839, illustrated, sold for $5,290.00
Purchased from an
unspecified Parke-Bernet auction, Lot 26
EF-45. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W.
Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot
840, illustrated, sold for $3,220.00 Purchased from Stanley Kesselman, May 21, 1969
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-63.
The finest Proof
examples graded by PCGS are 7 PR-64's.
The finest Proof Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PR-64.
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service