The 1933 Double Eagle

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The 1933 Double Eagle
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This item SOLD at 2015 Feb 28 @ 13:35UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Stack's. CATALOGUE OF THE COL. JAMES W. FLANAGAN COLLECTION OF GOLD COINS. New York, Mar. 23-25, 1944. 4to, contemporary blue cloth, gilt. 119, (1) pages; 1681 lots; text illustrations; prices realized list bound in. Ex Westchester County Coin Club, with their stamp on first few leaves. Near fine. A private binding. The sale featured the first appearance at auction of "the excessively rare 1933 double eagle," a "perfect gem," but it was confiscated by the United States Government before the sale. Adams A-: Strong Latin American gold: Brasher countermark. Excellent U.S. gold: 1933 $20, 1815 $5, 1819 $5, 1798 small eagle $5. Shults $5. 1880 $4."