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    1926 50C Sesquicentennial MS65 PCGS. CAC. Ex: Poteat Collection. The Sesquicentennial half is one of the best-known condition rarities among classic commemoratives, and any Gem commands a hefty sum at auction. The coin offered here is far from a run-of-the-mill MS65. Each side displays surprisingly strong luster beneath rich greenish-gold patina. Aqua accents appear around the reverse periphery. The obverse portraits are surprisingly clean, and the inscription on the bell is more legible than usual. PCGS has certified only 14 finer representatives, as of (9/19).
    Ex: FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2008), lot 2406.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# BYJ4, PCGS# 9374)

    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
    October, 2019
    17th-24th Thursday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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