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    1856 Seated Dollar, PR63
    Elusive Proof Striking

    1856 $1 PR63 PCGS. Although the exact mintage of the 1856 proof Seated dollar issue remains a topic of informed speculation, it is beyond question that survivors are rare today regardless of condition. A lovely Select example, this coin displays light toning and a strong strike. Housed in a green label holder. Population: 9 in 63, 11 finer (12/13).
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 252A, PCGS# 6999)

    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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