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    Magnificent 1934-S Peace Dollar, MS66

    1934-S $1 MS66 NGC. Ex: Foxfire. The 1934-S Peace dollar is the acknowledged key to the series in Mint State today, but its relative rarity was unappreciated by numismatists until the 1950s. Most of the small mintage of 1.01 million pieces was released into circulation over the years, and collectors saved few Mint State specimens. No quantities of 1934-S Peace dollars were included in the great Treasury releases of the 1960s, as the supply had been exhausted long before. John Highfill and John Kamin believe the date is the first coin a collector should buy when building a Peace dollar collection.
    The present coin is one of the finest specimens of this date we have seen. The surfaces are virtually untoned and brightly lustrous. All design elements are sharply delineated, and there are no observable handling marks on either side of this remarkable coin. Census: 16 in 66, 0 finer (2/09).
    From The Joseph C. Thomas Collection.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 257Z, PCGS# 7377)

    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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