|Title||1854 C-1, Breen 1-A|
|Variety||C-1, Breen 1-A|
1854 C-1 Breen 1-A (without lump on I in UNITED) R1+. PCGS graded MS-64 Brown. CAC. Glossy dark bluish steel with 20% of the mint red remaining. The only notable defects are a few tiny nicks on the rim above star 4 and a tiny rim nick and planchet flake on the rim under the ribbon fold. Sharply struck EDS, Breen state I, Manley 1.0. The repunching on the left base of the 1 is sharp. Our grade is MS63. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. (PCGS # 35330) Estimate Value $750 - UP Ex A. Kosoff, Inc. (Abraham "Abe" Kosoff) (privately)-Gene Reale 6/6/1994 (privately)-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 54.1.6).
Price Realized: $1725
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 211.
|Image Collection||Missouri Cabinet Collection of U.S. Half Cents|