1870 Pattern Coins by Variety | Pattern Coins by Date

Obverse of Judd 887       Reverse of Judd 887


1870 PATTERN
QUARTER DOLLAR

Variety equivalents:
Judd 887 = Pollock 986

Rarity: Less than a dozen known

Metal content: Aluminum

Edge: Reeded

Images courtesy of Superior Galleries

Significant examples:
PCGS Proof-66 Deep Cameo (illustrated above).  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Sale", September 14-16, 2003, Lot 2794, illustrated, "...The reverse was struck from a regular die that was obviously a little rusty."