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    PCGS 1856 Liberty Head Octagonal Half Dollar AU 53. BG-307, R.7. A very rare Frontier & Deviercy type with bold center dot and ear curve. This reverse has a star under the date in a circle of dots on the reverse. This distinctive type was illustrated on the cover of Peterson's 1859 Complete Coin Book, proving that these coins were a circulating medium! (NGC ID# 2BJE, PCGS# 10427)

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    Jul-Aug, 1993
    31st-3rd Saturday-Tuesday
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