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    Rare Uncirculated BG-436 1854 Round Half
    Popular Eagle and Shield Reverse

    1854 50C Liberty Round 50 Cents, BG-436, R.6, MS61 PCGS. This lustrous example has delicate peach toning and a consistent strike. No marks are visible. Slightly wavy, as made. BG-436 is a rare Period One variety, and is highly popular for its reverse eagle and shield motif, which imitates the Assay Office pieces then in circulation. Population: 3 in 61, 5 finer (5/08). (NGC ID# 2BKV, PCGS# 10472)

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    June, 2008
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