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    1853 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-304, R.5, AU 55 Edge Defect, as struck; 1853 Liberty Round 50 Cents, BG-415, R.6, AU 55; 1853 Liberty Round 50 Cents, BG-421, R.5, XF 40; 1853 Liberty Round 50 Cents, BG-428, R.4, AU 50 Bent; 1872 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-913, R.6, XF 45; 1872 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-914, R.5, AU 50; 1873 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-915, R.5, AU 55 to MS 60; 1871 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-923, R.6, XF 40; (4) 1871 Liberty Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-924, R.4, XF 40 to AU 50, one cleaned and one slightly bent; and an 1881 Indian Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-957, R.6, AU 50 Bent.

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    August, 1996
    14th-17th Wednesday-Saturday
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