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    1877 "Morgan Half-Dollar" Pattern, Judd-1517

    1877 Half-Dollar, Judd-1517, Pollock-1681, R.6-7, PR 65 Red and Brown PCGS. The obverse shows Liberty (virtually identical to the Morgan dollar), facing left surrounded by a beaded circle. E PLURIBUS UNUM is above, the date 1877 is below, the reverse shows a defiant eagle facing right with upraised wings in the center. A beaded ring encircles the eagle, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is at the top and sides, HALF DOLLAR completes the circle below. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The central devices are brown and contrast against the cherry-red and iridescent green and blue seen in the fields. Very clean surfaces and almost free from carbon. Population: 3 in PR 65, none finer (5/96). (PCGS# 61517)

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    August, 1996
    14th-17th Wednesday-Saturday
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