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    1896 $1 Dollar PR 68 NGC. Absolutely stunning quality for this popular design. Mottled swirls of lavender, copper, gold, and ice-blue have gathered across the obverse and recede around Liberty's cheek to display booming mint brilliance. The reverse carries an even layer of similar hues with the noteworthy addition of an effulgent yellow-gold sphere over the eagle's left (facing) wing. With crystal clear surfaces and a bold impression throughout, we find it hard to imagine that NGC has certified a single PR 69 specimen finer (6/99). (NGC ID# 23XE, PCGS# 7440)

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

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    Auction Dates
    August, 1999
    11th-13th Wednesday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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