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    1856 Half Dime, PR65
    Rare Pre-1858 Proof Issue

    1856 H10C PR65 NGC. In general, the Mint did not record the mintages of proof coins issued before 1858, but all production totals were extremely small. Walter Breen estimated only 30-40 specimens of the 1856 Seated Liberty half dime were still extant in 1989. This sharply detailed Gem displays moderately reflective fields under light gold and blue patina. Census: 6 in 65, 5 finer (5/12).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 235L, Variety PCGS# 4434, Base PCGS# 4435)

    Weight: 1.24 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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