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1858 Seated Liberty silver dollar
59.  Lady Liberty was on her feet for 42 years...  The imaginary woman who stood for liberty on our coins was always shown standing (unless only her head was shown) since she first appeared in 1794. But she took a seat in 1836 when the "Seated Liberty" silver dollars came out and showed her sitting on a rock. She probably needed the rest!

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