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    PCGS 1856 Liberty Head Octagonal Half Dollar MS 63, BG-311, R.5, prooflike with incredible, iridescent red and green-gold toning on both sides, tied with two others as the finest graded so far by PCGS (4/94); PCGS 1853 Liberty Head Round Half Dollar MS 62, BG-409, R.5, rich, orange, blue and olive toning, struck on a wavy planchet, this piece lacks the reverse cracks, which constitutes a rare die state; and a PCGS Liberty Head Round Half Dollar AU 58, BG-417, R.7, this piece shows the obverse rim cud as seen on the Breen-Gillio plate coin, olive toned, with rose highpoints.

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    July, 1994
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