1866 DOUBLE EAGLE OR
PCGS Nos: 8949, 9081
Circulation strikes: 698,745
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
Weight: ±516 grains
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) below the eagle's tail on the reverse
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The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR-64's.
The finest Proof Deep
Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-64's.
Proof (illustrated above). Ex -
PCGS Proof-65 DCAM.
B&M 5/2004:475, $178,250.00
Brilliant Uncirculated with the
overall visual quality of Choice despite a few minor hairlines. Ex -
Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1875,
plated, sold for $1,610.00
AU-55. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass,
Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 856,
illustrated, sold for $920.00 Purchased
from Julian Leidman, February 18, 1972
AU-50. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W.
Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot
857, illustrated, sold for $920.00 Purchased from Stanely Kesselman, May 14, 1968
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service