1827 O-104 R1 Capped Bust Half Dollar
Common Die Marriage obtainable in all grades through MS65.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Date is 8 mm. Mouth slightly open. Star 13 less than 1/4 mm. from curl. Light die lines from milling opposite and below end of bust are visible on most specimens.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 3/4 mm. and high, with 5 higher than 0 and tipped more to ledt. Arrow to A is 1/4 mm.. I a shade right of being centered under T. Center dot between crossbars 4 and 5. Several crossbars of shield extend past border on left. There is a vertical die defect from upper side of lower left leaf toward the main branch above. Also die defect lines from top of claw on right to feathers.
1827 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-104: 34Overall Number: 255
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
09/18 Legend (Regency-XXVIII) PCGS MS65 CAC
05/17 Heritage (CSNS-CHicago) PCGS MS64 CAC
08/12 Stack's-B (ANA-Philly) PCGS MS64
04/09 Heritage (CSNS-Cincinnati) NGC MS64 (Eliasberg)
05/16 Legend (Regency XVII-New Orleans) PCGS MS63 CAC