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    Choice Proof 1861 Seated Dollar
    Popular Civil War Era Issue

    1861 $1 PR64 NGC. This richly toned and razor-sharp near-Gem reveals orange, lilac, mauve, and ocean-blue colors when the piece is rotated under a light. An attractive representative of this deceptively difficult issue. Although the Guide Book reports a mintage of 1,000 pieces, the number of specimens that escaped the Philadelphia Mint is actually much smaller, since hundreds of unsold sets were melted. Census: 21 in 64, 62 finer (11/11).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 252F, PCGS# 7004)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    January, 2012
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