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    Judd-236 1859 Half Dollar
    Struck in Copper, PR64 Brown

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-236, Pollock-283, R.5, PR64 Brown PCGS. CAC. Anthony Paquet's design offers a seated Liberty facing leftward, looking expectantly toward the horizon. She supports a fasces with her right hand, and balances a shield in her left. The reverse features a large eagle with an olive branch and lengthy arrows in the claws. The "perfect ribbon" Pollock subvariety. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The devices are well struck, and each side shows variegated red, brown, and olive patina. Certified in a green label holder.
    Ex: Early American History Auctions (11/2000), lot 1105. (NGC ID# 29CG, PCGS# 11962)


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    January, 2011
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