Description1855-S 50C Arrows Genuine PCGS. The PCGS number ending in .82 suggests Filed Rims as the reason, or perhaps one of the reasons, that PCGS deemed this coin not gradable. In our opinion, this coin has the details of an AU specimen with filed rims that has been scratched and cleaned. The rim filing is largely concealed by the PCGS encapsulation, although we note rim depressions above the TE in UNITED. The surfaces are somewhat granular, and a few wispy marks are near the left-side stars. The first S-mint half dollar issue. (NGC ID# 24JR, PCGS# 6284)
Weight: 12.44 grams
Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
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