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    1870 Standard Silver Half in Aluminum
    Judd-956, PR65 Cameo

    1870 P50C Standard Silver Half Dollar, Judd-956, Pollock-1100, High R.7, PR65 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. A Standard Silver design with Liberty wearing a diadem. The date and denomination occupy the central reverse, and are bounded by a cereal wreath. STANDARD is centered above. The N in IN and the E in WE are lightly repunched within the motto, which resides in a scroll below the bust. Struck in aluminum with a plain edge. As is often the case with aluminum patterns, the motifs are prominently frosted and contrast with the mirrored fields. The strike shows minor softness at the centers. The untoned surfaces exhibit minimal imperfections. Population: 1 in 65 Cameo, 1 finer (9/20).
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    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29YN, Variety PCGS# 800036, Base PCGS# 61202)

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