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1776-1976-D ONE DOLLAR

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 103,228,274
Proofs: 0

Designer: Obverse by Frank Gasparro; Reverse by Dennis R. Williams

Diameter: 38.5 millimeters

Metal Content:
Outer layers - 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Center - 100% Copper

Weight: 350 grains (22.7 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "D" (for Denver, CO) between Eisenhower's head and the date

Varieties:
Bold lettering on Reverse
Delicate lettering on Reverse

Notes:

The finest Type 1 examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-67's.

The finest Type 2 examples graded by PCGS are 20 MS-67's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 
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