1861-S 50C MS (PCGS# 6306)
The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money
Lot Number: 4176
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Lustrous surfaces display pale iridescent lilac-gold and russet. The strike is full and complete although the dies show considerable stress from prior coinage, with thin cracks and surface lumps in the fields. One of the nicer examples of this date and mint, which is difficult to find this nice.