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    Choice Cameo Proof Judd-742
    1869 Standard Silver Half

    1869 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-742, Pollock-823, R.5, PR64 PCGS. CAC. A bust of Liberty faces right with UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around and a scroll with IN GOD WE TRUST below. Liberty wears a cap ornamented with two large stars. William Barber's initial "B" can be seen within the folds of the ribbon at the back of the cap. The reverse has 50 CENTS centered within a wreath of oak and laurel leaves with STANDARD SILVER above and the date 1869 below. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. This example has mauve and ocean-blue across the obverse margin, while the reverse border is light golden-brown. Icy devices provide obvious contrast with the mirrored fields. Precisely struck and beautiful with only a few delicate obverse hairlines.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29SS, PCGS# 60969)


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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