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    1870 Copper Standard Silver Half
    Scarce Judd-948, PR63 Brown

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-948, Pollock-1076, High R.7, PR63 Brown PCGS. This Standard Silver half depicts Liberty facing right and wearing a coronet. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA surrounds the obverse border in large letters, while IN GOD WE TRUST resides on a scroll on the obverse exergue. The date is relegated to the reverse beneath the denomination, inside an agricultural wreath. STANDARD is displayed above. This design variant shows LIBERTY on a scroll in relief, and the end of the cap is below the second S in STATES. Struck in copper with a plain edge. Only a half dozen pieces are estimated to exist of this pattern. Each side has even, deeper brown patina. No obvious marks are seen on either side.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29YH, PCGS# 61194)


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    8th-11th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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