1896 $1 MS (PCGS# 7240)

2012 January 4-8 US Coins & Platinum Night FUN Signature Auction- Orlando #1166

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    7221
  • Grade:
    MS67
  • Price:
    $4,313.00
Lot Description
1896 $1 Bar 6 MS67 PCGS. VAM-20. A Hot 50 Variety. Ex: Hesselgesser. The 6 in date has a thick curved bar on right inside of lower loop that matches curve of left side of 6. Both sides of this Superb Gem display partially prooflike fields that offer mild contrast with the devices. The design elements are sharply struck, including the hair over Liberty's ear. This is a nicely preserved specimen. This is the single finest example of the variety certified by PCGS, with six MS65 coins as its nearest rivals (12/11).
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