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    Elusive 1879 Metric Dollar in Copper, Judd-1623

    1879 Metric Dollar, Judd-1623, Pollock-1819, R.6-7, PR 63 Red and Brown PCGS. The obverse shows Liberty facing left, her hair tied in a bun, E PLURIBUS UNUM above, the date below with stars to the left and right. The reverse has an elemental breakdown in the center, surrounded by a circle of tiny dots, a wreath of corn and cotton, and at the margin UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and ONE DOLLAR. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The surfaces are muted by a rust and blue-green patina, with deeper discoloration at 11 o'clock on the obverse. (NGC ID# 2A9B, PCGS# 61623)

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    March, 1999
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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