1936 50C Albany MS (PCGS# 9227)

2013 January 9-14 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1181

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Lot Description
1936 50C Albany MS67 PCGS. Although 25,013 pieces were struck, 7,342 were melted, limiting the distribution to 17,671 examples. Areas of toning appear along the peripheries on both sides of this lustrous example, with the colors considerably bolder on the obverse. Green, red, yellow, blue-green, and orange are among the hues and splashes of color are intermingled in some areas, creating lovely visual appeal. Surface marks are present, including in the obverse field between the figures. PCGS has only assigned a higher numeric grade to a single example (12/12).
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