1872 50C BG-938 MS (PCGS# 10796)

2005 November Dallas, TX Signature Auction #388

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    5028
  • Grade:
    MS64
  • Price:
    $1,610.00
Lot Description
1872 50C Indian Octagonal 50 Cents, BG-938, Low R.6, MS64 Deep Mirror Prooflike NGC. Prominently flashy honey-gold fields contrast with luminous devices. A faint mark left of the fraction, otherwise exceptional in all regards. This variety is unusual for its period after the date, reminiscent of the 1793 'Periods' Chain Cent.
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