1877-S Silver Trade Dollar Seated Liberty great Toning Sharp detail AU++
For sale 1878 - S Silver Trade Dollar in AU++ Condition. Trade dollar was issued for circulation in Orient / Asia. To compete with crown / dollar-sized coins of other countries. They were legal tender in the United States, but when silver prices declined, Congress repealed the provision and authorized the. Treasury to limit coinage to export demand. Many trade dollars that circulated in the Orient were counterstamped with Oriental characters. In 1887, the Treasury redeemed trade dollars that were not mutilated.
The law authorizing trade dollars was repealed in February of 1887. Weight - 27.22 g.
Diameter - 38.1 mm. Mintage - 4,162,000. The item "1877-S Silver Trade Dollar Seated Liberty great Toning Sharp detail AU++" is in sale since Friday, March 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Dollars\Trade Dollars (1873-85)". The seller is "rokas" and is located in Calgary, Alberta. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Coin: Trade Dollar
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Certification: Uncertified
- Strike Type: Business
- Mint Location: San Francisco
- Year: 1878
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Almost Uncirculated
- Composition: Silver