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    Scarce 1853 Octagonal Dollar, BG-518

    1853 $1 Liberty Octagonal 1 Dollar, BG-518, R.5, MS60 PCGS. An evenly struck greenish-gold piece with lustrous, smooth surfaces. The left obverse field is slightly wavy, as made. The obverse is cracked near the bust tip, and the reverse has three lengthy radial die cracks that converge near DOLLAR. Better variety Period One octagonal dollars are always in demand. (NGC ID# 2BLG, PCGS# 10495)

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    March, 2006
    2nd-3rd Thursday-Friday
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