1832 C-3 R2. PCGS graded MS-66 Brown. CAC. Lustrous uniform bluish steel brown with traces of faded mint red on the reverse. The surfaces are satiny and very attractive. The only marks are some microscopic pinpricks on the neck and a tiny rim nick at star 7. MDS with microscopic die flowlines on both sides and the usual obvious die rust on the reverse. Our grade is MS63+. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; the finest graded for the variety. (PCGS # 35279) Estimate Value $15,000 - UP Ex Willard C. Blaisdell 9/15/1976 (via Delmar N. Bland)-Roy E. "Ted" Naftzger, Jr., 10/8/1976-William K. Raymond, Fixed Price List August 1977 (listed for $250.00), sold September 1977-R. Tettenhorst-EPNNES-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 32.3.3).
Price Realized: $31050
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 132.
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