1853 50C BG-409 MS (PCGS# 10445)
The March 2010 Baltimore Auction
Auctioneer: Bowers & Merena
Lot Number: 3533
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1853 Round 50 Cents. BG-409. Rarity-3. Liberty Head. MS-64 (PCGS). A conditionally challenging type, BG-409 is seldom offered any finer than BU. This near-Gem is tied for finest certified at PCGS, and it is a lovely near-Gem with overall smooth, satiny features. Pale khaki-gold color to both sides with a boldly executed strike.