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    1862 GOD OUR TRUST Half Dollar
    Struck in Copper

    Judd-296, PR65 Brown

    1862 50C Half Dollar, Judd-296, Pollock-354, High R.6, PR65 Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. The obverse is the regular-issue design for the 1862 Seated Liberty half dollar, while the reverse is similar to the regular-issue design with the motto GOD OUR TRUST set directly onto the field above the eagle. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. These pre-motto patterns exist to the extent of about two dozen in silver and about half that in copper. The present Gem is glossy brown with vibrant accents of cobalt-blue and magenta. Flashy and pinpoint-sharp.
    Collecting Patterns – A Brief History and Commentary

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29E7, PCGS# 60446)


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    November, 2020
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