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    1871 Dime, Struck in Copper
    Judd-1085, PR65+ Red and Brown

    1871 10C Ten Cents, Judd-1085, Pollock-1221, High R.6, PR65+ Red and Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. The Longacre-derived obverse features Liberty seated wearing an Indian headdress with left hand resting on a globe, right hand holding a pole with cap on top, and conjoined flags behind. The reverse is from the regular issue Seated dime dies. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The design was also struck in silver (Judd-1084) and aluminum (Judd-1086). About a dozen examples of Judd-1085 are extant, according to USPatterns.com. This Plus-graded Gem is sharply detailed throughout and the virtually flawless surfaces are blanketed in vivid shades of magenta, purple, and golden-brown toning. Population: 3 in 65 (1 in 65+) Red and Brown, 0 finer (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2A3M, PCGS# 71344)


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