1849 Large Date C-1 R2-. PCGS graded MS-65 Brown. CAC. Beautiful bluish dark steel brown and chocolate. The only defect is a tiny rim nick at S-O. Sharply struck MDS, Manley state 2.0 early, Breen state II. The fields are slightly reflective and covered with fine die polishing lines from a fresh lapping. Our grade is MS63. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 2; tied with the preceding lot for finest graded of the variety. (PCGS # 35318) Estimate Value $1,500 - UP Ex Thomas L. Elder 2/25/1909:225 (lot of 10 pieces)-unknown-Gene Reale (privately) 6/6/1994-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 49.1.7).
Price Realized: $7187.5
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 197.
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