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    Proof 1879 Metric Dollar
    Struck in Copper, Judd-1623

    1879 $1 Metric Dollar, Judd-1623, Pollock-1819, Low R.7 -- Environmental Damage -- NGC Details. Proof. The obverse features the metric dollar design of George T. Morgan. Liberty faces left with her hair brushed back and fastened in a bun. A wide ribbon atop her head displays LIBERTY in incused letters. The reverse is the standard metric dollar design, with DEO EST GLORIA prominent in a cartouche above the central composition. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The deep ebony-brown and olive surfaces are well struck and unabraded. No spots are consequential, hairlines are absent, and a loupe reveals only minute granularity.
    From The Thompson Collection of US Patterns.


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