1806 O-126 R7- Draped Bust Half Dollar
Obverse: 10 (Second Marriage)
The finest is the Meyer specimen at AU53 with most being low grade problem examples.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-All stars have sharp points. S7 is 1 mm. from L. Star 8 is only 1/2 mm.from Y and Star 13 is 1/2 mm from bust. Date is a close 7 3/4 mm. and high. 1 and 6 nearly touch curl and bust. Y recut at left side.
Reverse-5 berries and all have stems. Lower right base fo F missing. Point of leaf extends between R and I is diagnostic. Star point is attached to front of beak. ME appear to touch with base of M higher. E in UNITED is higher than T.
1806 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-126: 22
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records :
08/09 Downey MBS 34 (Meyer/Bakke) PCGS AU53
01/08 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) PCGS VF20
04/08 Heritage (CSNS-chicago) PCGS F15 (ex-Reiver)
04/12 Heritage (Chicago) PCGS VG08 det (cleaned)
07/08 Heritage (ANA-Baltimore) NGC VG08