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Dollar Coins: Seated Liberty (1840 – 1873) Auctions

Seated Liberty Dollars which its obverse and reverse were both designed by Christian Gobrecht, were introduced in 1840 and continuously minted until 1873. In 1853, the value of the silver was more than the face value of the coin. The coin was continued to be minted mainly as a trade coin to be used in the Orient. This ended in 1870 when the price of silver lowered allowing the dollars […]