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    1850 Half Cent, PR63 Brown
    Seldom-Seen Proof Striking

    1850 1/2 C PR63 Brown PCGS. B-1, R.6. The only known dies. From an unknown, but undoubtedly small proof mintage, the 1850 proof half cent is extremely rare in PR63 Brown today. Currently, PCGS has certified only three examples in PR63 Brown, with three finer; while NGC has graded a single specimen in this grade, with none finer in the Brown designation(4/10). The present coin displays exquisite striking details, with hints of original red color mixed with attractive chocolate brown. Our EAC grade PR60.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 6/2010), lot 49.(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 26ZP, PCGS# 1311)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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