1935-S 50C MS (PCGS# 6597)

2004 November Palm Beach, FL Signature Sale #358

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Lot Description
1935-S 50C MS67 PCGS. Beginning in 1934, half dollar production at all three mints increased dramatically. From 1916 through 1933, 17 of 26 issues had mintages under 2 million coins. During the remainder of the Walking Liberty half dollar issue, only two of 39 issues had mintages under 2 million coins. This Superb Gem has satiny silver luster with faint heather and iridescent toning on the obverse, and pale champagne on the reverse. Only at the center of the obverse is this half dollar not sharply struck. Liberty's hand and her thumb are flat, although mostly outlined. All other design features are fully defined except for the slightest weakness of Liberty's head. Population: 2 in 67, 0 finer (9/04).
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