1834 C-1 R1. PCGS graded MS-65 Red & Brown. CAC. Slightly faded mint red toning to light steel brown, 75% of the mint color remaining. The surfaces are satiny and very attractive. Some blue steel toning at the right top of the N in CENT is a good identifying mark. LDS, Manley state 3.0, Breen III, with a double set of die clashmarks. Our grade is MS64. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; the only RB graded for the variety. (PCGS # 35286) Estimate Value $1,750 - UP Ex Howard Rounds Newcomb (valued by Newcomb at $1.50) 1935 (privately)-B. Max Mehl 1935 (privately)-Col. E. H. R. Green 6/8/1936-Green Estate (appraised by F. C. C. Boyd for the Estate at 25c on 8/9/1937) sold in April 1943 for 5c-the Newman/Johnson partnership-Eric P. Newman-EPNNES November/December 1980-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 34.1.3).
Price Realized: $26450
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 138.
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