1852 $1 J-140 PR (PCGS# 11589)
The June 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 9005
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1852 Pattern Gold Dollar. Judd-140, Pollock-167. Rarity-7-. Proof-64 (PCGS). 1855 Pattern Flying Eagle Cent. Judd-167, Pollock-193. Rarity-5. MS-64 BN (NGC). Annular pattern with the legend USA above and the date 1852 below the perforation on the obverse. The reverse exhibits a circle of laurel sprigs around the central perforation. Struck in copper-nickel with a plain edge.<br /> Delicate golden-tinged surfaces with a satiny sheen and no detracting blemishes. According to the website uspatterns.com, examples of this type are restrikes produced in the late 1850s for sale for contemporary collectors.