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JUDD 59 -
1836 GOBRECHT DOLLAR - COPPER RESTRIKE -
Name below Base, Starry Reverse

PCGS No: 11220

Variety equivalents: Pollock 62

Rarity: 2 known

Edge: Plain

Known examples (2):
PCGS Proof-64 Red and Brown.  Ex - Bowers "Scott Collection", June 1975, Lot 1260 - C. Smith of San Clemente, CA - Bowers & Merena Galleries "The Rarities Sale", July 31, 2002, Lot 442, illustrated, "...The reverse is lightly cracked through the tops of UNITED STATES.  Another die crack is confined to the dentils and joins the tips of these from above E in STATES to above E in AMERICA.  Another crack joins the bases of OLLA.  Die Alignment III...", sold for $62,100.00

King Farouk - Sotheby's 1954

Notes:
PCGS has graded three Judd 59's - one in Proof-61 Red and Brown and 2 in Proof-64 Red & Brown.

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"The PCGS Population Report, October 2002" by The Professional Coin Grading Service