1871 50C BG-1029 MS (PCGS# 10858)
The November 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 10180
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1871-L Round 50 Cents. BG-1029. Rarity-4+. Liberty Head. MS-62 PL (NGC). Deep yellow gold with a decided olive cast. Frosty motifs and mirror fields form a pleasing if somewhat milf cameo contrast. Die State I: ""Perfect dies."" A popular issue from the California Jewelry Co., operated by the Levinson Brothers and the successors to Robert B. Gray & Co.