1826 O-101 R1 Capped Bust Half Dollar
Common marriage with a decent group of MS survivors up through MS66.
Variety Attribution: Obverse- Star 1 is 1 1/4 mm. from drapery. Date is 9 mm., with a sharp needle like point on curl of 2. A die crack joins date at base and extends to left of 1.
O-101:Reverse- 50 C. is 1 1/2 mm. Arrow to A nearly touch. Left side of T and right side of I in line. The verticle stripes of shield are mostly solid. Many fine penetrations from crossbars into wings both right and left. A die line extends 1/4 mm. from top of left end of scroll.
O-101a: Die crack along top of ICS in AMERICA and down to milling below arroheads. Another crack through bottom of 50 C.
1826 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-101: 4Overall Number: 206
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records (O-101):
01/17 Heritage (FUN-Ft Lauderdale) NGC MS64
08/10 Heritage (Witham-Boston) PCGS MS64 CAC
01/20 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) PCGS (S) MS63 (Link)
11/11 Heritage (Chicago) NGC MS61
12/08 Heritage (Houston) ANACS MS61
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records (O-101a):
12/15 Heritage (Houston) NGC MS66+* CAC (Newman)
03/09 Heritage (Baltimore) PCGS MS66 (Not Sold)
08/12 Stack's-B (ANA-Philly) PCGS MS65
02/14 Heritage (ANA-Atlanta) PCGS MS64+
05/12 Heritage (Long Beach) ANACS MS64