Click to enlargeJ249/P288

This example features Paquet's seated Liberty with the "1/2 Dollar" in cereal wreath reverse. Restrikes only? Notice the die rust on the reverse. They were probably struck in the 1870s deliberately for sale to collectors.

Examples were struck as follows:

Silver J249/P288 with fewer than a half dozen known.

Copper J250/P289 with fewer than a half dozen known.