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    1872 BG-939 Gold Half, MS66
    Octagonal Indian Design

    1872 50C Indian Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-939, Low R.5, MS66 PCGS. This Premium Gem is a remarkable example of the scarce BG-939 variety, with rich green-gold surfaces and fully reflective, prooflike fields that combine with the lustrous devices to create a wonderful cameo appearance. This is a special piece, perhaps the finest known. Population: 1 in 66, 0 finer (5/11).
    Ex: Superior (5/1995), lot 4141. (NGC ID# 2BX7, PCGS# 10797)


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    June, 2011
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