1834 O-102 R1 Large Date, Large Letters Capped Bust Half Dollar
Very common die marriage with several high end Gems at the top of the census.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Date is 8 mm. and low. the 3 is entirely recut, with most of the outline of the first 3 still visible. All other numerals show lesser recutting. the date is evenly spaced and has a pronounced slant to the left.
Reverse- 50 C. is a very close 3/4 mm. it is large, high and tipped to left. C is less than 1/4 mm. from olive stem. Arrow to A nearly touch. I is entirely left of stand of T. Center dot between crossbars 3 and 4. Arrowheads are broad and close. First and second crossbars join into one at right top of shield.
1834 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-102: 1Overall Number: 397
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
02/19 Stack's-B (Baltimore) PCGS (S) MS66
01/12 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) NGC MS66
09/18 Legend (Regency-XXVIII) PCGS MS65+
09/18 Heritage (Long Beach) NGC MS65 (former NGC MS64)
04/16 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) NGC MS65