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    1859-S $1 -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. AU. Traces of golden toning visit lightly hairlined slate surfaces. The left obverse field has a few thin marks. The only No Motto San Francisco issue. A meager 20,000 pieces were struck, and few if any were saved by collectors.
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.


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

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    27th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
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