1826 C-2 R3+. PCGS graded MS-62 Brown. Lightly cleaned and nicely retoned a glossy bluish steel and golden olive with sea-green overtones. No spots or other marks. Excellent eye appeal in spite of the light cleaning. EDS, Manley state 1.0, with slightly reflective obverse fields. Plated in the Breen encyclopedia on page 326 to illustrate his die state I and listed in the condition census on page 327. The repunching on the 6 is clear and there are no die clashmarks. Our grade is MS60 sharpness net AU55. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; 1 finer in 63BN. (PCGS # 35255) Estimate Value $2,500 - UP Ex John Work Garrett 6/26/1942-Garrett Estate-Johns Hopkins University, Bowers and Ruddy Galleries, Inc., 11/28/1979:23 ($302.50)-William R. (Bill) Weber (via Robert W. Everett) 4/1992-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 26.2.6).
Price Realized: $5060
Images and description courtesy of Ira and Larry Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, Los Angeles, CA.
From Goldberg's sale of the Missouri Cabinet Collection, 1/26/2014, lot 111.
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