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    1853 Liberty Octagonal Dollar, MS63
    BG-505, Frontier, Deviercy & Co.

    1853 $1 Liberty Octagonal 1 Dollar, BG-505, R.4, MS63 NGC. Die State I. The G in GOLD is retrograde, characteristic of this early Frontier, Deviercy & Co. variety. An orange and sun-gold representative that boasts a bold strike and moderately reflective fields. Unmarked, although a pair of minor retained laminations are noted near the date. BG-505 was likely paid out as change, since a majority of certified examples are in circulated grades. Census: 2 in 63, 2 finer (6/14). (NGC ID# 2BL2, PCGS# 10482)

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