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    1859 Half Dollar Pattern, PR65 Brown
    Judd-242, Pollock-298

    1859 P50C Half Dollar, Judd-242, Pollock-298, R.5, PR65 Brown PCGS. Robert Coulton Davis noted the obverse of this pattern was known as the "French Head of Liberty" in catalogs of the 19th century. Struck in copper, with a reeded edge. The present coin is sharply struck and impressively preserved, with unmarked , medium brown surfaces. Population: 3 in 65 Brown, 1 finer (7/10).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29CN, PCGS# 11980)


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    August, 2010
    11th-15th Wednesday-Sunday
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