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    Pedigreed 1870 Judd-940 Standard Silver Half Dollar

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-940, Pollock-1053, 1067, High R.6, PR65 NGC. Ex: Eliasberg. Standard Silver Design A: Liberty wears a cap with three stars as more fully described for Judd-696. A ribbon across Liberty's shoulder is inscribed LIBERTY. The denomination and date on the reverse are enclosed by a wreath of cotton and corn with STANDARD above. Struck in silver with a plain edge. Remarkable old-time cabinet color with pale grayish-gold at the centers, surrounded by sky-blue and iridescent toning.
    Ex: Edouard Frossard (138th Sale, 5/1896); Clapp Collection (1942); Eliasberg Collection (Bowers and Merena, 5/1996), lot 268.
    From The Jones Beach Collection. (NGC ID# 29YC, PCGS# 61186)


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    January, 2007
    3rd-6th Wednesday-Saturday
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