1826 O-111 R2 Capped Bust Half Dollar
Obverse: 7 (Second Marriage)
O-111 is below, no evidence of an O-111a exists
Somewhat common marriage with high grade examples somewhat available. Nice die cracks on the obverse.
Variety Attribution O-111: Obverse- Stars are large with blunt points. Date is 8 mm.with 82 closer than 18 or 26 and curl of 2 has a blunt end. 8 is recut in upper loop.
O-111a: Additional die crack extending edge to edge horizontally across top of cap. (it appears that all examples have this crack)
O-111: Reverse- 50 C. is 1 1/4 mm. Arrow to A is 3/4 mm. I is centered under T.
O-111a: Die crack curving below MERICA to arrowhead. (No examples with this crack have appeared for sale)
1826 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-111: 9Overall Number: 211
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records :
08/07 Heritage (ANA-Milwaukee) PCGS MS65 (former NGC MS64)
08/15 Heritage (ANA-Chicago) PCGS MS64
04/15 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) PCGS MS64 (former NGC MS64)
09/07 Heritage (Long Beach) NGC MS64
05/08 Heritage (Long Beach) PCGS MS63