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Trade Dollars Chop Mark Set, Circulation Strikes (1873-1878): David Reimer Chop Marked Trade Dollar Collection

David Reimer Chop Marked Trade Dollar Collection - The Number One Finest Set of All Time

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About this set: Trade dollars have a fascinating history: minted from silver mined in the old west, shipped by boat to the Orient for international trade, chopmarked Trade dollars bear physical evidence that they served their intended purpose. This collection was put together over the past decade or so and is one of the few --if not only-- complete collection of chopmarked Trade dollars in existance. It was a tremendous challenge and pleasure to put together.
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David Reimer Chop Marked Trade Dollar Collection
ImagePCGS No.ItemDenomGradePCGS No. PopPCGS No. Pop HigherTotal PopTotal Pop HigherOwner's Comments
870311873 Chop MarkT$1XF453232The 73-P is one of the most difficult Trade Dollars to find chopmarked. On...
870321873-CC Chop MarkT$1AU582020The 1873-CC is one of the keys to the series, chopmarked or not.
870331873-S Chop MarkT$1MS628282One faint chopmark, under Miss Liberty's outstretched arm to China holding ...
870341874 Chop MarkT$1MS612020Another P mint Trade Dollar that is very difficult to find chopmarked. Mos...
870351874-CC Chop MarkT$1MS642020Readily available chopmarked, but almost never in this state of preservatio...
870361874-S Chop MarkT$1MS645050Fairly common chopmarked, this lustrous S-mint Trade dollar saw little circ...
870371875 Chop MarkT$1XF402020Ex-Rose. Rarest of all chopmarked Trade dollars, with perhaps a half-dozen...
870381875-CC Chop MarkT$1MS629494Like the 74-CC, the 75-CC Trade dollar is relatively common chopmarked. Th...
870391875-S Chop MarkT$1MS644040Type I obverse, Type I reverse, the most common obverse-reverse combination...
870401875-S/CC Chop MarkT$1MS624262The sequence of events that created the S over CC variety has never clearly...
870411876 Chop MarkT$1AU584141Also tough to find chopmarked, but not as difficult as P mint Trade Dollars...
870421876-CC Chop MarkT$1MS631010More scarce than the 74-CC or 75-CC due to a significantly smaller mintage,...
870431876-S Chop MarkT$1MS644040Most San Francisco-minted Trade Dollars ended up in the Orient, and this on...
870441877 Chop MarkT$1MS602427Still somewhat scarce chopmarked, compared to previous years the 77 P is re...
870451877-CC Chop MarkT$1MS627171This Carson City dollar saw little use in the Orient and picked up one chop...
870461877-S Chop MarkT$1MS637171Very clean with some flash left on it, this Trade dollar has a single chop ...
870471878-CC Chop MarkT$1XF451212Extremely rare. Possibly less than 12 known chopmarked. I purchased this ...
870481878-S Chop MarkT$1MS622020One of the most common Trade dollars with a relatively high mintage, the 78...
I'm thinking of the stories each coin has since none of them became chop-marked by accident ;-)
Posted @ 6/9/2014 2:30 PM By mercurydimeguy
This is really cool, I think I can get into doing a set like this.
Posted @ 6/9/2014 2:29 PM By mercurydimeguy
Great set! I'm developing a passing interest in chopped Trades and you certainly are fanning my interest! Great set!
Posted @ 4/27/2014 11:03 PM By greyfox070
Posted @ 4/27/2014 11:03 PM By greyfox070
Posted @ 4/27/2014 11:03 PM By greyfox070
Thanks, it's been a fun set to put together.
Posted @ 9/16/2013 1:58 PM By DDR
Very unique set. Interesting way to collect them. Congrats on a very nice collection!
Posted @ 9/7/2013 5:45 PM By aesplin