1925 50C Vancouver MS (PCGS# 9399)
The March 2013 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 3349
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This superb Gem 1925 Fort Vancouver half dollar will satisfy the most particular connoisseur. It is one of the finest certified by PCGS. Attractive iridescent color is seen on both sides. This is one of the more curious and interesting commemoratives of the era. All examples were struck at the San Francisco Mint, but the S mintmark was omitted in error. Upon completion of the coinage, the pieces were packed into cloth bags and shipped by airplane to Vancouver, where a special ceremony was held.