Impressive 1882 Shield Earring Half Dollar
1882 50C Shield Earring Half Dollar, Judd-1701, Pollock-1903,
R.7, PR62 Red NGC. George Morgan's popular design features
Liberty wearing a broad band holding her hair tightly to her head.
The eponymous Shield Earring is seen dangling from Liberty's ear in
the center obverse. The reverse shows a defiant eagle with raised
wings. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. This is one of Morgan's
most popular pattern designs and is one highly sought after by
pattern collectors. The Shield Earring is one of the most popular
designs in U.S. patterns, along with other notables such as the
"Washlady" and "Amazonian" designs. The surfaces are bright red
with occasional violet highlights, and light hairlines are present
in the fields.
Struck in Copper, Judd-1701, PR62 Red
Ex: Hans M.F. Schulman; M.H. Bolender, purchased 10/1955. Envelopes included.
From The Frank M. Stirling Collection. (NGC ID# 52AG, PCGS# 82107)
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