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    Gem Cameo Proof Aluminum, Reeded Edge
    1870 Standard Silver Half, Judd-955

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-955, Pollock-1099, High R.7, PR65 Cameo PCGS Secure. CAC. Ex: Stonewall Collection. A bust of Liberty faces right wearing a LIBERTY-inscribed diadem, and her hair is tightly bound with a ribbon. IN GOD WE TRUST is place within a scroll below, while UNITED STATES OF AMERICA surrounds the portrait. The reverse has a wreath of corn and cotton with 50 / CENTS / 1870 inside and STANDARD centered above. Struck in aluminum with a reeded edge. This is a flashy Gem that exhibits a razor-sharp strike and exquisite preservation. A minor retained lamination (as made) is at 1 o'clock on the reverse.
    From The Stonewall Collection. (NGC ID# 26VW, PCGS# 61201)


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    October, 2012
    18th-21st Thursday-Sunday
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