Description

    Near-Mint 1854 Octagonal Dollar
    Rare BG-507 Variety

    1854 $1 Liberty Octagonal 1 Dollar, BG-507, High R.6, AU58 PCGS. A rarely encountered Frontier and Deviercy Period One octagonal dollar variety. Our records indicate none have appeared in Heritage auctions since 1998. This momentarily circulated example has lilac and olive-gold toning. The obverse border has thin marks at 3, 4, and 5 o'clock. A good strike despite some weakness on the date and the lower portion of the beaded circle. Population: 3 in 58, 1 finer (12/07). (NGC ID# 2BL4, PCGS# 10484)

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    February, 2008
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