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    1879 Goloid Metric Dollar in Copper
    Judd-1628, PR67+ Red and Brown
    Outstanding Eye Appeal

    1879 $1 Goloid Metric Dollar, Judd-1628, Pollock-1824, Low R.7, PR67+ Red and Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. William Barber's design for the Goloid Metric dollar features the head of Liberty with a wide band inscribed LIBERTY and a cap with all manner of American produce. The reverse is simply laid out with the composition in the center, surrounded by stars and two more rings of inscriptions. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. A spectacular Superb Gem whose sharp strike, smooth surfaces, and colorful patination ensure the eye appeal. Cherry-red, apricot-gold, navy-blue, and lilac shades alternate across both sides. As of (11/20), PCGS has certified nine specimens as Judd-1628, two as Brown, five as Red and Brown, and two as Red, with the present lot receiving the single highest grade.
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    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2AHG, PCGS# 72006)


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    January, 2021
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