Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1871 Longacre Standard Silver Dollar
    Struck in Copper
    , Judd-1142, PR64 Red

    1871 $1 Standard Silver Dollar, Judd-1142, Pollock-1284, R.7, PR64 Red PCGS. The obverse features the first Seated Liberty design by Longacre with 22 stars on the flag. There are also 13 stars arranged around the periphery on the obverse. The reverse displays 1 DOLLAR as the central motif, surrounded by a wreath of cotton and corn, with STANDARD above. Struck in copper with a plain edge. This design was struck in silver, copper, and aluminum--both reeded and plain edge variants of each. Only five or so examples are believed known of the copper, plain edge dollars. The cherry-red surfaces have a few tiny carbon specks, the most notable of which is on the globe. The strike is complete throughout.
    From The McCoy Family Collection of U.S. Patterns.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2A54, PCGS# 81404)


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

    View all of [The McCoy Family Collection of U.S. Patterns ]

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2011
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 792

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 April 21 - 27 Central States World Coins Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The sale of some of my collection was an easy process, especially with your help. Heritage Auctions provides collectors a reliable service and is a useful way to manage their collections.
    David J. ,
    New Bern, NC
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search