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    1870 50C Liberty Head Round 50 Cents, BG-1047, High R.4, MS63 PCGS. This obverse is sometimes called the "Goofy Head" for the unusual engraving style. Looking at the profile of Liberty suggests another name: the "Angry Head." An attractive piece with prooflike fields and brilliant green-gold surfaces, housed in an older green-label holder. (NGC ID# 2BZW, PCGS# 10876)

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