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    1915 Barber Half, PR68
    Beautifully Toned Registry Candidate

    1915 50C PR68 PCGS. CAC. Ex: Simpson. The final-year proof Barber half dollar is a major rarity in the Cameo category and is unknown in Deep Cameo at PCGS. High-end non-Cameo pieces are typically the finest coins available to collectors. This Superb Gem is conditionally rare, and only a single PR68 coin is numerically finer at PCGS (9/20). Vivid multicolor hues adorn each side, complementing the mirrored fields and satiny, sharply struck devices. Neither side has a single notable contact mark. Population: 1 in 68, 0 finer (10/20).(Registry values: N4719)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 24PK, PCGS# 6562)

    Weight: 12.50 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    19th Thursday 5:50 pm CT
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    19th-22nd Thursday-Sunday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Bob R. Simpson Collection, Part 2 Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 3001-3279) - 6:00 PM Central Time, Thursday, November 19, 2020.
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