1922 50C Grant Star MS (PCGS# 9307)
The March 2012 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 4172
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A gorgeous gem example of this popular issue that celebrates the Centennial of Grant's birth in 1822. Boldly lustrous with a pleasing assortment of pale pastel rose, powder blue, and gold iridescence gracing both sides. The strike is sharp and the eye appeal readily warrants the + designation. <em>Tied for finest + of the variety certified by PCGS. </em>Struck from clashed dies, an unusual occurrence for the issue, with the evidence bolder on the reverse. If attractively toned, high-quality Gem commemorative half dollars are the object of your numismatic desire, then you are in the right place at the right time.