1875 50C BG-946 MS (PCGS# 10804)
The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction
Lot Number: 4194
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Radiant yellow-gold surfaces with excellent contrast between reflective fields and satin textured devices. Suitably sharp in strike, and free of mentionable abrasions. A popular variety, on BG-946 the numerals in the date are crude as though they were "hand-written" into the die.