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    1852 Augustus Humbert Fifty Dollar Gold Piece

    1852 $50 RE Humbert Fifty Dollar, 887 Thous. XF 45 NGC. K-11, R.5. As befits the grade, the central obverse features display noticeable flatness and both sides carry numerous circulation impairments. Copper-gold coloration, however, adorns both obverse and reverse and counterbalances these detracting features. A scarce issue, this interesting piece belongs in a prized collection of territorial gold. Listed on page 279 of the 2000 Guide Book.
    From the Joseph J. Abbell Collection of U.S. Gold Coins. (NGC ID# ANKE, PCGS# 10217)


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    November, 1999
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