Only 72 examples out of the 1,149,291 1959 Proof Franklin Half Dollars have been graded Proof 68 Cameo Star by NGC. With such immaculate surfaces, jet black mirrors, and frosted snow white devices, this Franklin is like none you have ever seen. Even NGC has recognized this coin`s magnificent eye appeal by awarding it with the illustrious Star designation. In addition to the Star designation, this coin has also received Rick Tomaska`s Everest Seal of Approval. Everest Seals are only given to coins that Rick has personally reviewed and deemed to have the highest eye appeal for their year and grade.