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    1859 Half Dollar, PR63
    Judd-235, Paquet Seated Liberty

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-235, Pollock-284, R.5, PR63 PCGS. 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 her 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. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. The "Broken Ribbon" Pollock subvariety. A well struck specimen with moderate cameo contrast and pleasing peripheral peach-gold, ruby-red, and blue-green toning. The obverse is moderately hairlined. Housed in a green label holder.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2013
    8th-10th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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