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1883 TRADE DOLLAR

PCGS No: 7063, 87063, 97063

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 0
Proofs: 979

Designer: William Barber

Diameter: 38.1 millimeters

Metal Content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 27.2 grams

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for the Philadelphia Mint) above the D of DOLLAR on the reverse.

Recent appearances:
PCGS Proof-67.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 1992, illustrated, sold for $17,250.00

NGC Proof 66.  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 3575, illustrated, sold for $7,187.50

PCGS Proof-65.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8163, illustrated, sold for $7,590.00  From the Glenn J. Church Collection

Gem Brilliant Proof.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1304, plated, sold for $5,750.00

PCGS Proof-64.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 8162, illustrated, sold for $3,450.00

PCGS Proof-64.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 910, illustrated, sold for $3,910.00

Choice Brilliant Proof.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1305, plated, sold for $1,380.00

NGC Proof-62.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6336, not illustrated, sold for $1,610.00

Proof-50.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 911, not illustrated, sold for $977.00

Notes:
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 4 PR-67's.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 6 PRCA-66's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-65.

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