Bruce Morelan Collection of Mint State Seated Liberty Dollars Coin Album

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1840 $1 MS64 PCGS #6926

The Fairfield specimen - the finest known. An absolute original gem surely saved for presentation purposes. Superb prooflike surfaces are graced with lovely iridescent toning.

1841 $1 MS65+ PCGS #6927

The Fairfield specimen. Bold and beautiful! Frosted devices are set against semi prooflike and slightly striated fields. A hint of golden toning and a sharp strike complete the picture.

1842 $1 MS64+ PCGS #6928

The Share specimen. So high end that it reportedly comprises half the pop report for the grade. Very flashy and beautiful.

1843 $1 MS64+ PCGS #6929

The Sterling specimen. Lovely iridescent toning over near perfect surfaces. Surely the finest of the few graded.

1844 $1 MS65 PCGS #6930

The Starr specimen - the finest known. Purchased long ago as a proof, only the quad shield lines belay that origin. Stunningly prooflike, it is graced with blue and deep grey toning over near perfect surfaces.

1845 $1 MS64 PCGS #6931

The Norweb specimen - the finest known. Lovely lilac and electric blue toning compliments the abundant luster.

1846 $1 MS65 PCGS #6932

The Rudolf specimen. Lovely and original, the surfaces are near perfect. Light golden toning completes the picture.

1846-O $1 MS64+ PCGS #6933

A gem for the date - finest known and conservatively graded at that.

1847 $1 MS65 PCGS #6934

The Rudolf specimen - the finest known as it's slightly nicer than the other MS65's. An original white coin, with just a hint of golden toning to show its originality. Lightly prooflike, very flashy and eye appealing!

1848 $1 MS66 PCGS #6935

The Garrett specimen. The finest example known of this rare low mintage date, this coin was held in the Garrett collection for nearly a century until auctioned by Stacks in 1976. It later appeared in the famous Fairfield collection. Marvelous original toning graces nearly perfect surfaces. The mint bloom is fantastic!

1849 $1 MS67 PCGS #6936

The Fairfield specimen. This is without a doubt the finest no motto dollar from the first two decades of coinage. Utterly flawless surfaces are graced by satiny luster and lovely light original toning.

1850 $1 MS64 PCGS #6937

The Buddy Ebsen specimen - slightly finer than the other graded at this level. Completely original and very prooflike. Marvelous electric blue toning compliments areas of brown. Very sharply struck.

1850-O $1 MS63 PCGS #6938

The Norweb specimen. An extremely rare date in unc, this coin has abundant luster and eye appeal.

1851 $1 MS65 PCGS #6939

The Norweb specimen - the finest known. Called "a superb specimen, breathtaking in its beauty " when auctioned in 1988.

1853 $1 MS66 PCGS #6941

Ok, so let's be honest - this coin is a 66 all day long. Beautiful toning on near perfect surfaces. Die striations add to the flash of the coin.

1854 $1 MS66 PCGS #6942

The Akers specimen. There are many lovely coins in this set, but this is the one that stands up and demands the eye appeal award. The amazing electric blue periphrial toning simply takes your breath away!

1856 $1 MS64 PCGS #6944

A gem for the date! Stunning, nearly mark free surfaces are graced with subtle pastel toning and generous luster. A bit of striking weakness is forgiven in the overall quality of the coin.

1857 $1 MS65+ PCGS #6945

Stunning mint luster and lovely multicolored toning grace the surfaces of this coin. The grade is actually limited by the strike - typical for the date.

1859 $1 MS65 PCGS #6946

Very sharply struck, with wonderfully frosted devices. The fields exhibit very few marks and are striated from the dies. Fresh!

1859-O $1 MS65 PCGS #6947

The Amon Carter specimen - the finest known. Superb, flashy surfaces are graced with that wonderful Amon Carter periphrial electric blue toning. Stunning!

1859-S $1 MS64+ PCGS #6948

The Stellar specimen - downgraded from NGC65. Dripping with luster and mint frost and without the usual San Francisco bagmarks

1860 $1 MS66+ PCGS #6949

The Knoxville specimen - the finest known for the date.

1860-O $1 MS65+ PCGS #6950

The Rudolf specimen - one of the finest known. Superb rolling cartwheel luster with frosty cameo devices.

1861 $1 MS65 PCGS #6951

Completely original with moderate to thick toning over near perfect surfaces.

1862 $1 MS65 PCGS #6952

The Share specimen. A deeply toned gorgeous gem. Deep electric blue opens to warm rose centers. The surfaces are near perfect and the eye appeal is outstanding.

1863 $1 MS66 PCGS #6953

Beautiful velvet mint frost graces the devices. The fields are free of contact marks with only a few scattered lines limiting the grade. Very flashy.

1864 $1 MS66 PCGS #6954

The Marc Emory specimen. Held in his personal collection as part of an 1864 mint set for 31 years! White and flashy, the fields are nearly perfect. Gorgeous luster completes the package.

1865 $1 MS65 PCGS #6955

The Rudolf specimen - the finest known. Amazing mint bloom graces near perfect surfaces. A light hint of golden toning is confined to Miss Liberty, otherwise white and flashy.

1866 $1 Motto MS67 PCGS #6959

The Hayes specimen - the finest known. Spectacular red-orange periphrial toning surrounds white and creamy centers. The surfaces are pristine, with nary a bagmark to distract. Fantastic!

1867 $1 MS65 PCGS #6960

The Childs specimen. From the same collection as the finest 1804 dollar. Superbly original, with deeply frosted devices and untouched dusky toning.

1868 $1 MS66+ PCGS #6961

The Rudolf specimen - the finest known. Utterly dripping with luster and eye appeal. Amazing velvety mint frost is practically painted on the devices. Superb!

1869 $1 MS66 PCGS #6962

Satiny golden gray gem surfaces exhibit sultry lustre and generous amounts of lively rose and pale electric blue iridescence. A stunning coin, and just a few tiny marks from perfection.

1870 $1 MS65+ PCGS #6963

A beautifully toned original gem. Apricot iridescent toning covers near perfect surfaces. Only a small bagmark on Liberty's breast prevents a higher grade.

1870-S $1 MS62 PCGS #6965

The James A Stack specimen - not only the finest known, but the only uncirculated specimen of this ultra rarity known. Prooflike and flashy - the surfaces are alive and the toning has iridescent quality.

1871 $1 MS66 PCGS #6966

From the Sweet Collection - the finest known specimen of the date. Sultry mint frost on the devices contrasts beautifully with the semi prooflike and near perfect fields.

1871-CC $1 MS64 PCGS #6967

The James A Stack specimen - the finest known. My oh My, What a coin! Gorgeous periphrial toning highlights frosted devices and flashy mirrored surfaces. Extensively striated, this must be a fresh strike from new dies. Wonderful mint bloom with just a few scattered post striking hairlines limiting the grade of this most appealing coin.

1872-CC $1 MS65 PCGS #6969

The Austin specimen. Formerly in the family of a government official for many decades. Near perfection with beautiful golden brown periphrial toning.

1872-S $1 MS64 PCGS #6970

Gorgeous electric blue-green periphrial toning surrounds warm golden red centers. A stunning example of this very rare date!

1873 $1 Seated MS66+ PCGS #6971

The finest known specimen of the date. White and flashy with near perfect surfaces.

1873-CC $1 Seated MS65 PCGS #6972

The Share specimen - the finest known by 4 full grades. Pristine semiprooflike surfaces are graced by attractive original toning. An amazing coin of a date with only one other certified unc!

1859-S $1 MS64+ PCGS #6948

The Stellar specimen - downgraded from NGC65. Dripping with luster and mint frost and without the usual San Francisco bagmarks

1860 $1 MS66+ PCGS #6949

The Knoxville specimen - the finest known for the date.

1868 $1 MS66+ PCGS #6961

The Rudolf specimen - the finest known. Utterly dripping with luster and eye appeal. Amazing velvety mint frost is practically painted on the devices. Superb!

1868 $1 MS66+ PCGS #6961

The Rudolf specimen - the finest known. Utterly dripping with luster and eye appeal. Amazing velvety mint frost is practically painted on the devices. Superb!

1873 $1 Seated MS66+ PCGS #6971

The finest known specimen of the date. White and flashy with near perfect surfaces.