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    1870 Standard Silver Half Dollar in Silver
    Judd-969, PR66 Cameo

    1870 50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-969, Pollock-1080, High R.7, PR66 Cameo PCGS. CAC. Ex: Simpson. Standard Silver half dollar with Liberty facing right and three stars (two showing) around the cap, IN GOD WE TRUST on a scroll below the bust. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA surrounds the top two-thirds of the obverse rim. The reverse has 50 CENTS placed centrally surrounded by a multi-grain wreath which is, in turn, surrounded by STANDARD SILVER with the date below. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. The tip of the cap is under the S in STATES, as usual. No B is present above LI in LIBERTY. The lightly toned surfaces of this Premium Gem feature delicate shades of gold, violet, and blue around. Field-device contrast persists, hence the Cameo designation.
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    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29ZF, PCGS# 412231)

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