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    Judd-235 1859 Paquet Design
    Half Dollar Pattern, PR60

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-235, Pollock-284, R.5, PR60 NGC. Anthony Paquet's design for the Seated Liberty series, here in the half dollar format. Liberty is seated left. Her left hand rests on an upright shield, and right arm extends to support a fasces. The reverse features an eagle with outstretched wings, a scroll inscribed E PLURIBUS UNUM in its beak, and the usual statutory legends above and below. The "Broken Ribbon" Pollock subvariety. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. Gold-to-violet outer shadings and silver-gray interiors. Extensive hairlines and contact marks, the latter most visible under the outstretched arm, but still an important and rare Paquet pattern.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29CE, PCGS# 11960)


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

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2011
    3rd-6th Thursday-Sunday
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