Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    1870 Standard Silver Half, Judd-957, PR40
    Apparent Pocket Piece

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-957, Pollock-1108, R.5, PR40 PCGS. A bust of Liberty faces right and is surrounded by UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. She wears a headband inscribed LIBERTY, and has a large star on her forehead. IN GOD WE TRUST is below on a banner. The reverse features 50/CENTS/1870 within a wreath of cotton and corn. STANDARD is centered above the wreath. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. Apparently carried as a pocket piece for years with even rub over the devices. Only minor contact marks are seen. The dull silver-gray surfaces are accented with charcoal-gray around the motifs.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26VX, PCGS# 61203)


    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2011
    3rd-6th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 730

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Feb 4, 2011 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 April 27 - May 3 Central States World Coins Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    I was very pleased when you handled the sale of my husband’s coin collection.
    Victoria L.,
    San Gabriel, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search