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1874 Arrows 50c NGC MS61 - Superb Eye Appeal

Eye Appeal:
Degree of Toning: 2/10
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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction # 745.
Closed On: Sunday, March 31, 2013 5:34 PM.
For: $1,275.

1874 Arrows 50c NGC MS61 - Superb Eye Appeal

DLRC #: 378487 // PCGS #: 6346

Wow! A superb coin for the grade. At first glance, this coin looks like an MS64, so we had to study it carefully to determine why NGC only gave it an MS61 grade. On very careful examination there are light hairlines in the fields, but the eye appeal for an MS61 is mind-boggling. Creamy white and free of marks, we've actually seen gem coins with less eye appeal than this one.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type Arrows at date, with motto
  • Years for Type 1873-1874
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 12.5g
  • Edge Type Reeded