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    Finest Known 1836 JR-1 Dime

    1836 MS 66 NGC. JR-1, R.3. Ex: Dawson. As with many of the coins from the Dawson consignment this piece represents the ultimate type coin. The surfaces have an intense mint frost that is in no way subdued by the rich scarlet and sea-green toning that covers the surfaces. Each side is free from any troubling abrasions and the striking details are fully brought up with needle-sharp definition on the peripheral obverse stars. Population: 1 in 66, only 1 finer (6/98). (NGC ID# 237G, PCGS# 4528)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    September, 1998
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