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    1870 Standard Silver Dime in Aluminum
    Judd-842, PR65 Cameo

    1870 10C Standard Silver Dime, Judd-842, Pollock-934, High R.7, PR65 Cameo PCGS. CAC. On the obverse, Liberty wears a cap with three stars and has flowing hair, a scroll, inscribed with the legend IN GOD WE TRUST, is below, and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA encircles. The reverse shows 10 CENTS and the date inside a wreath of cotton and corn, with STANDARD above. One of fewer than half a dozen known that are struck in aluminum with a plain edge. These coins were sold in sets with the other Standard Silver designs and denominations for $15. This well-detailed Gem offers virtually flawless surfaces that show noticeable cameo contrast between the reflective fields and frosty devices. Population: 2 in 65 Cameo, 0 finer (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29VJ, PCGS# 800024)


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

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    January
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
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