1871 50C BG-1027 MS (PCGS# 10856)
The June 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 10027
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1871 Round 50 Cents. BG-1027. Rarity-3. AU-55 (PCGS). OGH--Second Generation. 1841-O Seated Liberty Quarter. Briggs 2-C, FS-101 (FS-001). Doubled Die Obverse. Genuine--Code 91, Questionable Color (PCGS). Toned with crimson and blue traces over reflective fields, the strike typically crisp despite the worn and lapped state of the dies. Slight evidence of handling, while the obverse shows both a die crack and rust when closely examined.