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    Rare and Desirable 1878 Five Dollar Pattern in Copper, Judd-1568A

    1878 Five Dollars, Judd-1568A, Pollock-1758, R.7, PR 66 Red and Brown PCGS. Morgan's design for the obverse features Liberty with her hair combed back and held by an ornamented ribbon. The reverse features an erect eagle. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. Splashes of steel-blue and rose patina over each side, with trivial carbon flecks limited to the obverse. A small planchet flake is noticed below Liberty's eye. Not gilt as several are of this rare and impressive pattern issue. (PCGS# 61568)

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    March, 1999
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
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