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    1871 Half Dime, Struck in Copper
    Judd-1069, PR67 Red and Brown

    1871 H10C Half Dime, Judd-1069, Pollock-1205, Low R.7, PR67 Red and Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. A seated figure of Liberty facing left is seen on the obverse with the date 1871 below. Liberty is surrounded by an arc of thirteen stars and wears an Indian headdress, supporting a Liberty Pole with her right hand. The reverse is the same type that was used to produce regular issue half dimes. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. The obverse shows deep brown and blue patina with a couple of tiny streaks of original luster around the margins, while the reverse is mostly full red with a slight overlay of brown and lilac in selected areas. This spectacular Superb Gem is the finest certified example at PCGS (4/20).
    Ex: FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2003), lot 9928.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2A36, PCGS# 71328)


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