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    1871 50C Liberty Round 50 Cents, BG-1029, High R.4, MS63 Deep Prooflike NGC. State I. A scarce round half dollar variety issued by the Levison brothers while running their business, the California Jewelry Company. The identifying initial L is seen on the obverse above the date. This full cameo example displays bright yellow-gold color and excellent preservation for the grade. Some minor striking weakness is noted on the obverse portrait, as is typical for this issue. This piece is the sole Deep Prooflike example of this variety certified by NGC, and is tied numerically with just two others as the finest overall (10/14). (PCGS# 910858)

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    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
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