1817 O-110 R2 Capped Bust Half Dollar
O-110 R2 is below, O-110a R2 is at bottom
A common variety with high grade examples in both die states available up to MS67.
NGC Graded AU55. An original silver-gray coin with decent luster and no distracting marks.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Star 13 points to a triple segment in the milling. Tiny center dot on neck. Date is 8 mm. A die defect lump below base of 7.
O-110a: This state has a die crack from top of cap that joins all stars on right barely touching one point of star 13 as it runs to bottom of curls and bust. There is also a horizontal crack from this one to edge between stars 11 and 12, and another fine crack across end of bust to star 1.
Reverse- 50.C. is 1 3/4 mm. and low. Arrow to A is 1/2 mm. Center dot between crossbars 4 and 5. As straight horizontal tool mark from tip of feathers of upper arrow shaft.
O-110a: There is now a fine die crack through ERICA downward touching points of two lower arrowheads and through 50 C. to edge.
1817 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-110: 4
Overall Number: 86
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records O-110:
08/15 Stack's-B (ANA-Chicago) NGC MS65
11/14 Heritage (New York) PCGS MS64 CAC (ex-Friend)
01/19 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) PCGS MS62 (Former PCGS MS61)09/17 Goldberg (Pre-Long Beach) PCGS MS62
01/11 Heritage (FUN-Tampa) PCGS MS61
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records O-110a:
09/15 Stack's-B (Pogue Part II) PCGS MS67 (former NGC MS66, PQ)
11/12 Stack's-B (Baltimore) NGC MS64
08/12 Stack's-B (ANA-Philladelphia) NGC MS64
09/18 Legend (Regency-XXVIII) NGC MS63 CAC (Newman)
01/17 Heritage (FUN-Ft Lauderdale) PCGS MS63 CAC