1823 O-113 R7- Capped Bust Half Dollar
When one of these appears for sale, there is usually great fanfare! The finest is a single XF45 (Prooflike) with a single XF40 close behind.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars 7 and 8 just miss touching cap. Outside bottom loop of 3 irregular.
Reverse- 50C is large and widely spaced 2 3/4 mm. Arrow to A nearly touch. Right sides of T-I are in line. Center dot on crossbar 4 but mostly between 3 and 4. Letters of legend well separated.
1824 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-113:6 (minted in 1824 after 1824 O-102)Overall Number: 172
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
07/08 Downey (Meyer-Sel Rarities) PCGS XF40
10/11 Private Treaty VF25
03/15 Heritage (Dallas) NGC F15 Details (Graffiti, Damage)
01/11 Heritage (FUN-Tampa) PCGS F12 details light clean
01/14 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) PCGS G6