1870 $1 Dollar, Judd-1020, Pollock-1155, Low R.7, PR53 PCG...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Auction Preview: Preview items may not have yet been properly described or vetted, and items are posted as soon as they have a description or a picture. We are continuing to add and correct information as we approach the auction posting date, so check back here often and Contact us with any comments or suggestions.
1870 Seated Liberty Dollar in Copper
1870 $1 Dollar, Judd-1020, Pollock-1155, Low R.7, PR53 PCGS.
Ex: Simpson. The regular dies for the 1870 Seated Liberty dollar.
Struck in copper with a reeded edge. Only about six or seven of
these pieces survive in a variety of different grades. This piece
has probably been cleaned, and now has acquired intermingled
reddish-brown and darker olive patina with a small area of green
corrosion along the left obverse border. Possibly carried as some
sort of curious pocket piece, and either way, an eye-catching
Ex: Internet Auction (Heritage, 9/2000), lot 3773; Jones Beach Collection / FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2007), lot 1461.
Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 61268)
Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.
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.