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    1870 William Barber Half in Copper
    Judd-936, PR64 Red

    1870 50C Half Dollar, Judd-936, Pollock-1042, R.7, PR64 Red PCGS. CAC. William Barber's seated figure of Liberty faces left on the obverse. Thirteen stars surround Liberty with the date below. Liberty supports a shield with her right hand, and holds an olive branch in her left hand. A liberty pole is behind the shield, a scroll crosses the shield and is inscribed LIBERTY in raised letters. The reverse is the type used for regular issue Seated halves. Struck in copper with a plain edge. Original fiery mint red color is seen over both sides. The grade is explained by a couple of noticeable carbon spots on each side.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29Y8, PCGS# 81182)


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