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Scarce Gem Uncirculated 1927-S Half Dollar

1927-S 50C MS65 PCGS. One of the great strike rarities in the series, as well as being an absolute and condition rarity, the 1927-S is seldom seen in such lofty condition. The striking details are remarkably well defined on this coin with sharp skirt lines and near full definition in the hand area. Otherwise, just a bit soft in the head of Liberty and a tad weak on the eagle's breast feathers. Mostly brilliant, the fields show myriad die striations in the fields, which in turn impart a shimmering brightness not usually seen on early Walkers. The majority of the coin is brilliant with some spotty deep purple-russet color at the obverse margin. One small milling mark is seen to the left of IN GOD WE TRUST. Population: 40 in 65, only 6 finer (2/04).
From the Nicholas Collection. (#6587) (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 24RA, PCGS# 6587)

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