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    1885 Gold Dollar, MS68
    Frosty Mint Luster

    1885 G$1 MS68 PCGS. Ex: Simpson. Gold dollar production spiked in 1885 with 11,156 coins struck, more than doubling the previous year's output. That mintage is still remarkably low in the context of American coinage. This well-preserved MS68 specimen was set aside early on and shows virtually no signs of handling. Rich sun-gold accents complement luminous peach-gold color overall, and thick mint frost washes over each side. Strongly defined. Population: 2 in 68, 0 finer (1/21).(Registry values: N4719)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25DP, PCGS# 7586)

    Weight: 1.67 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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