Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    1877 Silver Dollar in Copper
    Judd-1543, PR65+ Red and Brown
    One of Only Four Known

    1877 $1 Dollar, Judd-1543, Pollock-1716, High R.7, PR65+ Red and Brown PCGS. Ex: Bass-Simpson. This William Barber design shows the obverse of Liberty facing left, her hair bound by a coronet. The motto is in small letters above the figure of Liberty and the date is below. 13 stars are arranged seven left and six right. The reverse has 1 DOLLAR in the center surrounded by a wreath of corn, wheat, and cotton with UNITED STATES OF AMERICA above and E PLURIBUS UNUM below. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. This die combination was not struck in another alloy. Beautifully toned with cherry-red and electric-blue shades intermingled across exemplary surfaces. The strike is sharp, and the sole imperfection is a tiny spot on Liberty's jaw. Per, there are only four known examples of Judd-1543.
    Ex: (Quality Sales Corp., 11/1970), lot 1308; Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part I (Bowers and Merena, 5/1999), lot 1274; Atlanta ANA Signature (Heritage, 8/2001), lot 8388.
    Collecting Patterns – A Brief History and Commentary

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2AET, PCGS# 71887)

    View all of [Important Selections from The Bob R. Simpson Collection, Part III ]

    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2021
    20th-24th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 292

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 24, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 11 days left to consign to the 2021 June 16 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions is very well keyed into the evolving market place, what better exposure can anyone ask for?
    Consignor of The Virginia Cabinet
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search