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    1928-S Peace Dollar, MS65
    Just Two Coins Certified Finer

    1928-S $1 MS65 PCGS. Some collectors are surprised when they learn this issue is the rarest Peace dollar in MS65 or finer condition, surpassing both the 1928 Philadelphia date and the low-mintage 1934-S dollar. Poor production quality at the San Francisco Mint is the reason, because the mintage of 1.6 million pieces would suggest a greater Gem population.

    This brilliant, lustrous Gem is an aberration among the legions of poorly struck coins representing the issue. The strike is extremely bold for the issue. Attractive silver-white surfaces display nice cartwheel luster and only a few minor abrasions. For Peace dollar enthusiasts, the coin is of great importance and worth an especially strong bid. Population: 53 in 65 (1 in 65+), 1 finer (4/14).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 257W, PCGS# 7374)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    June, 2014
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