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1878-CC TRADE DOLLAR

PCGS No: 7047, 87047

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 97,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: William Barber

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 27.2 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "CC" (for Carson City, NV) above the D of DOLLAR on the reverse.

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Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
MS-60 Environmental Damage.  Ex - Heritage's "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5757, plated, sold for $2,070.00

ANACS AU-58.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 6221, illustrated, not sold

Net AU-55.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 152, illustrated, sold for $4,830.00

AU-50 Cleaned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5628, not illustrated, sold for $1,610.00

Sharpness VF-25.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 900, illustrated, not sold

Notes:
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-66.

The finest Chop Mark example graded by PCGS is a single AU-55.

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

 
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