1829 O-115 R1 Capped Bust Half Dollar
A common marriage with an MS66 leading the census.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars are sharp and close to milling. Star 13 1/2 mm. from curl, and points to center of lower curve of said curl. Date is 8 mm.and well centered.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 1/2 mm. and well centered. 5 has a short top with and upturned tip. Arrow to A is slightly less than 1/2 mm. Arrowheads separated and the lower one is recut at upper back side near shaft. The inner border of shield on left extends into feathers at bottom. Right side I under left side of T. Base of second T in STATES higher than A and E.
1829 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-115: 6
Overall Number: 300
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
04/14 Heritage (Chicago) NGC MS66
04/19 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) PCGS MS65 CAC
07/14 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) NGC MS65
09/18 Legend (Regency XXVIII) PCGS MS65 (Link, former NGC MS65*)
08/18 Downey MBS 47 (ANA Philly) PCGS MS64 CAC (Davignon, former NGC MS64)