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    1870 Standard Silver Ten Cents in Silver
    Judd-825, PR65+ Cameo

    1870 10C Standard Silver Ten Cents, Judd-825, Pollock-915, Low R.7, PR65+ Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. A figure of Liberty seated faces left. She supports a shield and a Liberty pole stands behind. The reverse shows the denomination 10 CENTS within a wreath of cotton and corn, the inscription STANDARD is above. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. About a dozen pieces are known that were struck in silver with this edge. Examples were also produced in copper and aluminum, using both edge variants. This is a stunning, upper-end example that is all-brilliant. The fields are deeply reflective and showcase the frosted devices to cameo effect.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29V2, PCGS# 388665)


    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
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    79 Days
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