1829 O-119 R2 Capped Bust Half Dollar
A tougher common die marriage not appearing very often in higher grades. May need to be added to my toughest list...just three problem free Uncs in ten years and AU's look just as tough problem free.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Star 1 is 1 1/4 mm. from drapery. Date is 8 1/4 mm, and 9 a bit higher than 182.
Reverse- 50 C. is 1 mm. large and set high, with 5 higher than 0. Arrow to A is 3/4 mm. Left sides of T-I in line. everal crossbars extend into right wing. A1 shows recutting at upper left. One line of stripe 6 shows below feathers.
1829 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-119: 7Overall Number: 301
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records:
09/07 Heritage (Long Beach) NGC MS65
01/17 Heritage (FUN-Ft Lauderdale) PCGS MS63
11/13 Heritage (Newman) NGC MS63
08/16 Stack's-B (ANA-Anaheim) PCGS MS62
04/18 Heritage (CSNS-Chicago) PCGS AU58