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    Rare Low Mintage AU53 1859-S Seated Dollar

    1859-S $1 AU53 NGC. Breen-5462. The 18 in the date is lightly repunched south. Dense brown and cobalt-blue patina enriches the fields and devices. Not far from Mint State, as the knee and left (facing) arm of Liberty have only a hint of rub. Liberty has a small contact mark on her neck, and there are minor abrasions noted below the mintmark and above the right (facing) wing of the eagle. A nicely struck example of this scarce low mintage issue. Population: 7 in 53, 35 finer (11/02). (NGC ID# 24YZ, PCGS# 6948)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    January, 2003
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