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    1883 Hawaii Half Dollar, MS65
    Conditionally Rare

    1883 50C Hawaii Half Dollar MS65 PCGS Secure. CAC. Ex: Forsythe Collection. Gem-quality examples of any Hawaii silver issue are rare, with the exception of the quarter dollar. This sharply struck half dollar displays frosty luster and original toning in mottled lavender-gray, tan-gold, and greenish hues. Close study with a loupe fails to reveal any mentionable abrasions. Most examples of this issue were withdrawn and destroyed in 1900 after Hawaii became a U.S. territory. Population: 13 in 65 (1 in 65+), 4 finer. CAC: 7 in 65, 5 finer (11/16). (NGC ID# 2C5B, PCGS# 10991)

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    January, 2017
    4th-9th Wednesday-Monday
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