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    Copper 1859 French Head Half
    Judd-242, PR62 Brown, 50 CENTS Reverse

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-242, Pollock-298, R.5, PR62 Brown PCGS. The James Longacre French Head half dollars of 1859, besides the metallic variations, also come in three reverse variants, reading HALF DOLLAR, 1/2 DOLLAR, and 50 CENTS. This French Head is struck in copper with a reeded edge, with reverse legend 50 CENTS. Medium-brown surfaces show a few minor ticks consistent with the grade. (NGC ID# 29CN, PCGS# 11980)

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    April, 2012
    18th-22nd Wednesday-Sunday
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