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    1859 'French Head of Liberty' Half in Silver
    Judd-239, PR60

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-239, Pollock-295, R.4, PR60 PCGS. One of several half dollar patterns from this year that feature the 'French Head of Liberty,' credited to Longacre. The reverse depicts the denomination as 1/2 DOLLAR, instead of HALF DOLLAR (Judd-237 and Judd-245), 50 CENTS (Judd-241), or HALF DOL. (Judd-243). Struck in silver with a reeded edge. The subdued surfaces are noticeably hairlined. (NGC ID# 26VE, PCGS# 11972)

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    7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
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