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    1871 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-912, R.5, MS 64 PCGS. The well-formed head of Liberty is surrounded by only 8 stars. Struck by Frontier & Co. Prooflike surfaces appear beneath a very light layer of blue-green toning. Great eye appeal, this coin must be seen by the California gold specialist. PCGS has graded only three finer. (NGC ID# 2BW8, PCGS# 10770)

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    Auction Dates
    February, 1995
    24th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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