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    Exceedingly Rare 1879 "Schoolgirl" Pattern Dollar, Judd-1609

    1879 Dollar, Judd-1609, Pollock-1805, R.7, PR 64 Red PCGS. The popular "Schoolgirl" design by George T. Morgan. A bust of Liberty faces left with the inscription E PLURIBUS*******UNUM****around and the date, 1879 below. Her hair is combed straight and tied with a ribbon, a headband crossing the top of her head is inscribed LIBERTY. The reverse depicts a defiant eagle facing left standing on a scroll inscribed IN GOD WE TRUST. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. Mostly brick-red overall with some muting on the highpoints on each side. There are no detracting carbon spots. (PCGS# 61609)

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