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1922 GRANT
COMMEMORATIVE GOLD DOLLAR - WITH STAR

PCGS No: 7459

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 5,016
Proofs: 

Designer: Laura Gardin Fraser

Diameter: ±14.3 millimeters

Metal content:
 Gold - 90%
Silver and Copper - 10%

Weight: ±25.8 grains (±1.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (all were made at the U.S. Mint at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Notes:
The finest Grant Gold Dollars - With Star graded by PCGS are 2 MS-68's.

Significant examples:
PCGS MS-63.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries "The Rarities Sale", July 31, 2002, Lot 376, illustrated, "...Brass.  Plain edge...a trial striking...the obverse consisting of an impression from a working die, variety with star, the reverse consisting of a mirror image or incuse impression...The striking pressure has splayed the planchet...", sold for $28,750.00

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-65.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 882, illustrated, sold for $2,760.00  From the Luther A. Breck Collection

PCGS MS-65.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 883, illustrated, sold for $2,760.00  From the Luther A. Breck Collection

NGC MS-65, Gem Brilliant Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1963

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, October 2002" by The Professional Coin Grading Service