The 1898-S Barber half is one of our favorite issues in the entire series. Really scarce in any mint state grade, this MS66+ is an tremendous grade rarity. Tied with just one other as finest known, the coin is bright and lustrous with light golden-orange toning. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top end of the assigned grade. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade.