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    PCGS 1853 Arms of California MS 62. BG-435, High R.6. Undoubtedly the most famous and most eagerly sought out of all California fractionals, this design motif is unique to this one variety and is therefore the key to the entire fractional series. This is an especially well struck coin that shows excellent details on Liberty as well as the eagle. Perhaps a bit lackluster, this being the only detracting element on the coin, the surfaces have a light green-gold color overall with an accent of red scattered here and there. Of inestimatable importance to the specialist. (NGC ID# 2BKU, PCGS# 10471)

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    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 1994
    6th Friday
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