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    1870 William Barber Half in Silver
    Judd-933, PR66 Cameo

    1870 50C Half Dollar, Judd-933, Pollock-1039, Low R.7, PR66 Cameo NGC. William Barber's Seated Liberty design, interesting for its placement of the shield behind her legs which is supported with her right hand. She holds an olive branch in her left. A liberty pole is behind the shield and a scroll crosses the shield and is inscribed LIBERTY in incused letters. The reverse is the type used for regular issue Seated halves. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. Each side is brilliant, except for a faint suggestion of color on the lower obverse.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29Y5, PCGS# 61179)


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    October, 2020
    15th-18th Thursday-Sunday
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