1832 C-1 R2. PCGS graded MS-66 Brown. CAC. Lustrous light steel brown with 5% of the mint red remaining on the obverse, traces on the reverse. The surfaces are satiny and choice. The only notable mark is a tiny speck of dark toning left of star 11, which is offered to help identify this piece but it in no way detracts from the excellent eye appeal. EDS, before the die crack to the A in STATES. Our grade is MS63+. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are show on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; the finest graded for the variety. (PCGS # 35273) Estimate Value $2,500 - UP Ex Superior Stamp and Coin Company, Inc., 6/1/1981:19 (via Julian M. Leidman)-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 32.1.6).
Price Realized: $25300
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 129.
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