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    1881 Octagonal Half Dollar, BG-956
    MS67 Deep Prooflike
    The Single Finest Certified

    1881 50C Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-956, High R.4, MS67 Deep Prooflike NGC. State II. A scarce octagonal half dollar variety, made by Christopher Ferdinand Mohrig in San Francisco. The strike is well-executed, save for the hair curls immediately behind the ear, which are always weak on this variety. Bright yellow-gold surfaces deliver full cameo contrast and showcase exceptional preservation. Struck with a 90 degree die rotation. This piece ranks as the sole finest certified of the variety (10/14). (PCGS# 910814)

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    December, 2014
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
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