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1841 SILVER DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 6927

Mintage:

Circulation strikes:  173,000
Proofs:  estimated 12

Designer: Christian Gobrecht

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 26.73 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) below the eagle on the reverse

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Recent appearances:
NGC AU-55.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6175, not illustrated, sold for $471.50

PCGS AU-55.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 1432, sold for $747.50

AU-55 Prooflike.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 354, sold for $575.00

Very Fine.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1218, not plated, sold for $201.25

Fine/Very Fine.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 581, sold for $161.00

Fine or better.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1219, not plated, sold for $138.00

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-65's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service