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    1900 HK-789 Lesher Dollar, MS63
    A.B. Bumstead, Type Two, Serial No. 689
    Iconic Hard Money Private Issue

    1900 $1 Lesher Dollar, A.B. Bumstead with No., Type Two, Serial No. 689, HK-789, R.5, MS63 NGC. CAC. Victor, Colorado grocer A.B. Bumstead was Joseph Lesher's best customer for his scheme to circulate "referendum souvenir" silver medals in the West. The present piece has a serial number, and lacks the upper reverse scrollwork seen on Type One examples. The smooth gunmetal-gray surfaces display golden-brown and forest-green undertones. Census: 4 in 63, 0 finer. CAC: 1 in 63, 1 finer (3/18).
    From The Star Mountain Collection.


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