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1776-1976-S ONE DOLLAR -
COPPER-NICKEL

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 0
Proofs: 6,995,180

Designer: Obverse by Frank Gasparro; Reverse by Dennis R. Williams

Diameter: 38.5 millimeters

Metal Content:
Outer layers - 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Center - 100% Copper

Weight: 350 grains (22.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) between Eisenhower's head and the date

Varieties:
Bold lettering on Reverse
Delicate lettering on Reverse

Notes:
The finest Type 1 Proof examples graded by PCGS are 26 PR-68's. The finest Type 1 Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 13 PRCA-69's. The finest Type 1 Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 298 PRDC-69's.

The finest Type 2 Proof example graded by PCGS are 1 PR-69. The finest Type 2 Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 17 PRCA-69's. The finest Type 2 Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 466 PRDC-69's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 

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