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    Important Select 1873/2 Octagonal Dollar BG-1121

    1873/2 $1 Indian Octagonal 1 Dollar, BG-1121, Low R.7, MS63 NGC. A boldly struck and highly attractive example of this rare Period Two Octagonal Dollar variety. The 2 in the date on the die was crudely altered into a 3 by the maker. A couple of minor retained laminations on the lower left obverse are of mint origin, and do not affect the technical grade. One of the few Breen-Gillio pairings to feature a period after the date. Presently the only example of BG-1121 certified by NGC (12/05). (NGC ID# 2C3N, PCGS# 10932)

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    February, 2006
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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