A Smithsonian Treasure
The “Runner-Up” Double Eagle?
informal competition for the d
Barber’s historic 1906 pattern piece
comes to life courtesy of a
Smithsonian one-of-a-kind find.
As many know, famed sculpto
and his remarkable design won, thanks in
Call now to secure this exceptional
collector’s fantasy piece!
1906 Barber Silver Proof
For a limited time, you can obtain your own
piece of American history that could have
changed the face of U.S. coinage forever.
relationship with President Teddy Roo
pattern was completed in the fall of 1
President asked Saint-Gaudens to go back to the
only known pattern piece resides in the Smit
President reject Barber’s design? And, why wasn’t Ba
it likely should have been? We may never know
design won, we might be talking about $20 “Barbers” i
Officially authorized by the numismatic expe
Institution, this special edition Silver Proof features mirrored
images. Each has been authenticated by Numismatic Guaran
recognition of its historic importance in U.S. coinage history. Ord
limited edition is gone!
A portion of the sales proceeds from your purchase
of this licensed product supports the chartered
educational purposes of the National Numismatic
Collection, housed in the Smithsonian's National
Museum of American History.
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