1829 O-106 R5- Capped Bust Half Dollar
Obverse: 3 (Second Marriage)
A tougher marriage that seldom appears. Nicer examples will command a premium. A few mint state examples exist.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars on left usually show more detail than those on right, and are all small and close to milling. Date is small, evenly spaced and a close 8 mm. Some specimens show a fine crack from star 10 to lower curls.
Reverse- 50 C. is very large, high and a close 1 mm. Top of C is close to olive stem and ends of C are nearly closed. Upper part of C is weakly struck. Arrow to A is 3/4 mm. Left sides of T and I in line. E PLUIRIBUS UNIM entirely recut. A2 recut along left base.
1829 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-106: 13Overall Number: 307
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
12/13 Heritage (Houston) NGC MS63
08/15 Downey MBS 41 PCGS MS61 CAC (Link)
11/08 Private Treaty PCGS MS61
03/15 Heritage (Dallas) NGC AU58 (former Frederick PCGS AU55)
04/18 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) PCGS (S) AU55