Elder “Taft” or “Gold Basis” Dollar

Approximate Current Value: $150

Diameter: 38.00 mm
Mintage/Proof: 50 / 0
Weight: NA
Metal: Silver
I Own 1908 So Called Dollars Monetary Issue

So-Called Dollar Value Guide: Value of 1908 HK-810 Elder "Taft" or "Gold Basis" Dollar Dollar

Value of 1908 HK-810 Elder “Taft” or “Gold Basis” Dollar

This So-Called Dollar is given the catalog number HK-810

The obverse text on this So-Called Dollar reads A Government Dollar contains 412 1/2 grains coin silver 900/1000 fine, Market value November 3, 1908 40 cents, Thomas L. Elder New York. The front side of the coin shows 8 lines of curved and straight text running through the center of the coin with two dividing lines spaced throughout and a beaded border. The backside of the coin depicts a blank design with a border surrounding on the outside edge.

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