Only two Finer Certified. Sharp and deeply mirrored. Blushes of blue and gold complement silver and russet coloration on this Superb Gem proof 1896 half dollar. The relief elements are razor-sharp, including the eagle's right (facing) talons and the fletchings. Field reflectivity is eye-catching. Proof Barber halves are scarce this fine. PCSG Price Guide...$5250. Numismedia Retail...$6910.