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    1870 Standard Silver Half Dollar, PR65
    Judd-952, Beautifully Toned

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-952, Pollock-1095, Low R.7, PR65 PCGS. CAC. The obverse shows a bust right of Liberty. She wears a diadem inscribed LIBERTY, with the hair tied in a bun. The peripheral legends include UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and IN GOD WE TRUST, the latter within a scroll. The reverse displays 50 CENTS and the date 1870 within a wreath of cotton and corn. STANDARD is centered on the upper border. Struck in silver with a plain edge. The surfaces are beautifully toned in shades of golden and lilac with bright underlying mirrors in the fields.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29YL, PCGS# 61198)


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Feb-Mar, 2015
    26th-1st Thursday-Sunday
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