1828 O-102 R2, Curl Base No Knob 2, Capped Bust Half Dollar
Obverse: 1 (Second Marriage)
Reverse: B (Second Marriage, used first on 1827 O-107)
Common die marriage with a few gems at the top of the condition census.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Date is 9 1/2 mm, with large thick 8's and all figures are very close together. Die defect lines below bust and left of date.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 1/2 mm. Arrow to A nearly touch (on reverse A, O-101, they are well separated). Base of A2 is higher than the adjacent base of M. Left sides of T-I in line. Same as 1827 rev G.
1828 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-102: 10Overall Number: 279
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
02/16 Stack's-B (Pogue Part 3) PCGS MS65 (former NGC MS66 (Eliasberg/Kaufman))
03/15 Heritage (Internet) NGC MS65
01/11 Heritage (FUN-Tampa) NGC MS65*
12/11 Teletrade PCGS MS64
01/09 Stack's (Orlando) PCGS MS64 CAC