1856 California Gold Rush Circulating Fractional Gold 50C, BG-310 Liberty Octagonal PCGS MS61 R6+ Ex.Jay Roe
1856 Gold 50C Liberty Head Octagonal, initial N on reverse. High Rarity-6.
- Period One - circulating issues between 1852 and 1856.
- Redbook Type: Small Liberty Head / Date Within Wreath Value Below HALF DOL
- Made by Antoine Louis Nouizillet.
Obverse: 13 stars. Large head. All stars near or touching the border except for the 11th star. Same as BG-309.
Reverse: HALF DOL. CALIFORNIA GOLD. initial N between the wreath and the rim. 1856 within wreath. 4 pairs of berries on left branch, 5 on right. ALI of CALIFORNIA is above open part of wreath.
Note: On example examined has no date on the reverse. A 30x power lens shows no evidence of a faint or partial image of a date.
|Denom Type||California Fractional Gold|
|Numeric Denomination||Gold 50C|
|Mint Location||Private Issue|
|Grade Add On||NONE|