1826 O-103 R5- Capped Bust Half Dollar
A pair of MS63's top the census, and this marriage does not seem to appear enough to be a 5-, and maybe it is indeed a solid 5.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars are mostly sharp. Star 1 is 3/4 mm. from drapery. Date is a close 8 mm.with 6 sharply higher than 182. Star 7 at upper edge of headband.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 1/2 mm. and low. Arrow to A is 1/2 mm. Left sides of T-I in line. Stand of 5 recut. Crossbar lines extend into wings. Line 1 of stripe 2 extends to crossbar 2.
1827 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-103: 7 (Minted in 1827 after 1827 O-103)Overall Number: 228
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
08/18 Heritage (ANA-Philly) PCGS (S) MS63
01/13 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) NGC MS63
03/15 Heritage (Dallas) NGC MS61
01/19 Downey MBS 48 PCGS AU58 CAC
01/17 Downey MBS 44 PCGS AU58 CAC