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Attractive 1879 Morgan Half Dollar Pattern in Copper, Judd-1602

1879 50C Morgan Half Dollar, Judd-1602, Pollock-1797, Low R.7, PR66 Rad and Brown NGC. The obverse is similar to that used on regular issue 1879 Morgan Dollars. The reverse depicts an eagle with spread wings perched atop an olive branch and a bundle of arrows. The legend UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is at the top, the denomination HALF DOLLAR is at the bottom, and the motto IN GOD WE TRUST arches around and below the eagle's portrait. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. Rich cobalt-blue overtones are noted at select angles, but the surfaces are predominantly magenta-crimson in outward appearance. There is excellent reflectivity in the fields, and both sides are devoid of distracting hairlines and contact marks. A sharply defined Gem.
From The Watson Collection. (PCGS# 71980)

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January, 2006
3rd-7th
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