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

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Weighted GPA 54.790
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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
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870311873 Chop MarkT$1XF453232All P mint Trade dollars are difficult to find chopmarked and the 1873 is o...
870321873-CC Chop MarkT$1AU554242One of the keys to the Trade dollar series, chopmarked or not.
870331873-S Chop MarkT$1MS627272One faint chopmark, under Miss Liberty's outstretched arm to China holding ...
870341874 Chop MarkT$1AU553232Very difficult to find chopmarked, this 1874 P saw minimal circulation in C...
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$1MS627373Like 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$1AU583131Another P mint Trade dollar that is very difficult to find chopmarked. I a...
770421876-CC Chop MarkT$1MS611050This is the highest graded chopmarked 76-CC with a Double Die Reverse. A n...
870431876-S Chop MarkT$1MS644040Most San Francisco-minted Trade Dollars ended up in the Orient, and this on...
1456961877 Chop MarkT$1AU582338What sets this one apart is that it has a Double Die Obverse (DDO). I acqu...
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...
Comments
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
DDR:
Posted @ 4/27/2014 11:03 PM By greyfox070
DDR:
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