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United States Patterns and Related Issues By Andrew W. Pollock III

Item No. USCB30 - Pollock

Price $175.00

Detailed Description

Binding: Hardcover
510 pages

This book is a useful reference that will allow any coin collector, novice to advanced, to identify any major variety of United States Gold Pattern coins.

  • A Definitive Resource!
  • This book is out of print - It is no longer available

This amazing book provides information about the diameter, weight, edge type, designer, engraver, average grade, mint marks and a description of both the reverse and obverse. For most of the entries there is information from the auction records as well.
This brand new book highlights United States Patterns from 1792 to 1916 and then 1918-1976.

  • Die and Hub Trials:
    • Years 1792-1964
    • Patterns Coined outside the Mint using Government Dies:
    • 1942 & 1960s
    • Semi-Official and Private Patterns: 1792-1991
    • Privately-Issued Restrikes: 1792-1869
    • Uncertain Issues: 1800-1920
    • Formerly Misattributed Pieces: 1803-1867
    • Appendices:
  • Pattern pieces and U.S. Mint Policy
  • Pattern pieces and the Law
  • Historic Coin Preservation Act
  • Judd/Pollock Conversion Table

This lovely hardback book was published in 1994 by Bowers and Merena Galleries, Inc. These are out of print and almost impossible to find in this condition. This book is brand new! If you or someone you know owns, is buying or selling US Pattern Coins, this books is a must have. This truly is Andrew Pollock III’s Magnum Opus and the information contained is voluminous.

There are 510 pages including an index and a bibliography. There is also a rarity scale at the front of the book.
There are hundreds of black and white photos throughout the book along with the detailed descriptions of the items shown.
Shipping will be $10.00. (This includes insurance) I will happily combine shipping charges. I accept pay pal, money orders or checks (please allow checks to clear).



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