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    1870 Standard Silver Dollar in Aluminum
    Judd-1000, PR66 Cameo

    1870 $1 Standard Silver Dollar, Judd-1000, Pollock-1132, R.8, PR66 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. William Barber's Seated Liberty design, with a Liberty pole that appears to pierce Liberty's arm. A circle of stars rings the obverse. The reverse depicts an agricultural wreath, with STANDARD above and 1 / DOLLAR in the center, the latter in an arc. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is omitted from both dies. Struck in aluminum with a reeded edge. These Standard Silver dollar patterns were issued in complete sets from five cents through this denomination. About three or four examples of Judd-1000 are believed extant, and the certification totals reflect that. PCGS reports one each in PR64, PR66 Cameo (this piece), and PR65 Deep Cameo, while NGC shows a single example in PR64 Ultra Cameo (4/20).

    This Premium Gem proof features brilliant and dramatically contrasted surfaces with mirrored fields and frosted, fully struck motifs. Void of mentionable imperfections. Another fantastic rarity from Bob Simpson's collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 800026)


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

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    January
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