Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1870 William Barber Seated Dollar
    Judd-1004, Struck in Copper, PR65 Brown

    1870 $1 Dollar, Judd-1004, Pollock-1136, Low R.6, PR65 Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. The obverse features William Barber's Seated Liberty design. A scroll is draped over the shield with the word LIBERTY inscribed. A Liberty pole stands behind the shield. Thirteen stars around with the date in the exergue. The reverse displays the regular-issue Seated dollar design. Struck in copper with a reeded edge.

    According to USPatterns.com, a dozen Judd-1004 representatives are known. Other copper pieces exist with plain edges, and silver and aluminum examples are also known with reeded and plain edge variations. This glossy Gem displays flashy fields and violet and blue patina when held at an angle. The rims are broad, and every element of the attractive design is fully brought up.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29ZR, PCGS# 61251)


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    January
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    February
    3rd-8th Wednesday-Monday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    77 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 53
    Auction Type
    Signature®:  Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)

    Signature® Floor Sessions
    Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.
    Track Item