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    Select Brilliant Proof 1903 Half Eagle

    1903 $5 PR63 NGC. Only 154 proof Half Eagles were struck in 1903 and we estimate that today somewhere between 55 and 70 pieces survive. This is a very nice proof. Struck in the no-contrast style used by the mint in the early years of this century, the devices are as brilliant and dazzling as the fields are. We can find no evidence of actual cleaning on either side, just a few wispy hairlines from careless handling. A small squiggly lint mark is noted (for pedigree purposes) below and to the left of the 1 in the date. An exceptionally intense and vibrant coin, this piece represents excellent value in a Select proof Half Eagle.(#8498) (Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 28D9, PCGS# 8498)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    February, 2005
    23rd-26th Wednesday-Saturday
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