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    Lovely 1870 Standard Silver Half Dollar
    Judd-964, PR64 Cameo

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-964, Pollock-1060, Low R.7, PR64 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. Liberty faces right on the obverse, wearing a cap with two stars, her hair adorned with a ribbon inscribed LIBERTY in raised letters. A ribbon below carries the motto IN GOD WE TRUST with the statutory legend around. The reverse has a wreath of olive and laurel that encloses the denomination, 50 CENTS, with STANDARD SILVER around and the date below. Struck in silver with a plain edge.
    This splendid Cameo proof is nearly a Gem, with brilliant silver surfaces and faint champagne toning that gathers near the borders. Both sides have deeply mirrored fields around satiny white devices. Population: 1 in 64 Cameo, 1 finer (12/10).

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 61210)

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

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2011
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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