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    1870 Indian Princess Dollar in Copper
    Judd-1017, PR64 Brown

    1870 $1 Silver dollar, Judd-1017, Pollock-1151, Low R.7, PR64 Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. The obverse is the Longacre Indian Princess design with a figure of Liberty seated and facing left, 13 stars around the upper peripheries, and the date 1870 below. Liberty is wearing an Indian headdress, and supporting a liberty pole in her right hand. Her left hand rests on a globe inscribed LIBERTY. Behind are two flags, one of which is ornamented with twenty-two stars. Longacre's name is printed in small letters beneath the base of the globe. The reverse design is the same used to coin regular issue Liberty Seated silver dollars. Struck in copper with a plain edge. This Choice proof, one of fewer than a dozen known, features lovely shades of rose, orange, blue, and purple that intermix over each side.
    Ex: Greater New York Numismatic Convention Sale (Stack's, 4/1987), lot 553; Lemus Collection, Queller Family Collection Part Two (Heritage, 1/2009), lot 1784.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2A22, PCGS# 61265)


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

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