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    Gem Proof 1870 Judd-936 Pattern Half Dollar

    1870 50C Barber's Seated Liberty Half Dollar, Judd-936, Pollock-1042, High R.6, PR66 Red and Brown NGC. William Barber's Seated Liberty design as more fully described at Judd-816. The reverse is from the regular-issue Seated Liberty half dollar. Struck in copper with a plain edge. This impressive Gem proof has exceptional aesthetic appeal with considerable deep red mint color and pleasing pale blue toning. The current rarity rating assigned to this pattern issue suggests that just over a dozen are known.
    From The Jones Beach Collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29Y8, PCGS# 71182)

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2007
    3rd-6th Wednesday-Saturday
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