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    Description

    1879 T$1 PR62 PCGS. The mintage of proof Trade dollars jumped substantially in 1879, fueled by speculators and dealers looking to make a quick profit from the otherwise defunct series. A robust 1,541 proofs were struck. This example is housed in a previous generation green label holder, with blue and reddish-brown toning that deepens around the raised elements. The well-balanced toning is consistent across both sides, with smooth and reflective mirrors surrounding sharply struck devices.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 27YR, PCGS# 7059)

    Weight: 27.22 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    December, 2019
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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