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    1868 Half Dollar, MS66+
    BG-1074, Indian, Round
    Single-Finest Certified

    1868 50C Indian Round 50 Cents, BG-1074, R.6, MS66+ PCGS. Christopher Ferdinand Mohrig was the issuer of this rare Breen-Gillio variety. Most examples are softly brought up at the centers, as is the case for the present piece. The strike is sharper, though, than on the Jay Roe plate coin. The mirrored butter-gold surfaces appear pristine. As of (10/15), the single-finest among 18 examples graded at PCGS. NGC has certified just one example, as MS64. (NGC ID# 2C2S, PCGS# 10903)

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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