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    Key 1853 Arms of California Fractional 50 Cents, BG-435 (R.6)

    1853 50C Arms of California 50 Cents, BG-435, R.6, MS63 PCGS. A rare and coveted type, this is the only issue in the California Fractional Gold series to display both the obverse and reverse designs. The strike is typical of the issue with average definition over the focal features. The impression is, however, well balanced, and the surfaces are remarkably abrasion-free for the grade, if somewhat subdued in appearance. A significant offering for the specialist.
    From the David Bruce Collection. (NGC ID# 2BKU, PCGS# 10471)


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    October, 2001
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