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1885-CC DOUBLE EAGLE
OR $20 GOLD

PCGS No: 9004

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 9,450
Proofs: 0

Designer: James Barton Longacre

Diameter: 34 millimeters

Metal content:
Gold - 90%
Other - 10% 

Weight: 516 grains (33.4 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "CC" (for Carson City, NV) below the eagle's tail on the reverse

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Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
ANACS AU-55.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7489, illustrated, sold for $2,875.00  From the Dr. Barry Southerland Collection

PCGS AU-55.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 927, illustrated, sold for $5,060.00  From Stack's sale of the Copeland Collection, April 1967, Lot 1867

ANACS Net EF-40, AU Details, Rims Filed, Cleaned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s, "Summer 2001 Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 9241, not plated, unsold

Notes:
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-63.

Varieties:

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service