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    1870 Standard Silver Ten Cents in Copper
    Judd-851, PR65 Brown

    1870 10C Standard Silver Ten Cents, Judd-851, Pollock-958, Low R.7, PR65 Brown NGC. Standard Silver design for the dime with a bust of Liberty facing right on the obverse ornamented with a single star. The legend UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is at the top, and the motto IN GOD WE TRUST is on a scroll below. The denomination 10 CENTS and the date 1870 are centered on the reverse within a wreath of cotton and corn. The word STANDARD is at the upper border. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The reverse is rotated 35 degrees counterclockwise, as usual. Icy-blue accents adorn deep chocolate-brown surfaces. The wreath elements and curls are pinpoint-sharp. Two ticks occur right of the nose and on the right side of the 0 in the denomination.
    From The Collection of William Rau.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29VU, PCGS# 61095)

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