Coin Co. President David Sundman displayed his extremely rare, lightly
canceled 1870-CC Seated Liberty half dollar reverse die on March 28,
2014, in Baltimore.
die was displayed during the regional meeting of the Liberty Seated
Collectors Club held in conjunction with the Whitman Baltimore Coin
& Collectibles Expo.
to mint the first half dollars at the Carson City Branch Mint in
Nevada, the die was identified as the one used for die marriage WB-1,
Reverse A for 1870-CC half dollars (Complete Guide to Liberty
Seated Half Dollars by Randy Wiley and Bill Bugert).
with the die, Sundman included a display of background information.
Sundman said the exhibit will be available for display at future shows.
more information, visit the LSCC website at www.lsccweb.org/.