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    Lightly Toned 1936-S Columbia Half, MS68

    1936-S 50C Columbia MS68 PCGS. CAC. The Columbia half dollars celebrated the sesquicentennial of Columbia, South Carolina, but had absolutely no national import. This MS68 1936-S is one of the few finest survivors of the issue, one of five at PCGS (4/12). Pale pastel patina on each side comprises ice-blue and copper-gold more prominent at the rims, while the centers show less color. A marvelous and mark-free coin, yet subtle in its toning.(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# BYGE, PCGS# 9293)

    Weight: 12.50 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    May-Jun, 2012
    31st-3rd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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