|Title||1854 C-1, Breen 1-B|
|Variety||C-1, Breen 1-B|
1854 C-1 Breen 1-B (with lump on I in UNITED) R1+. PCGS graded MS-66 Brown. CAC. Choice glossy light olive and bluish steel brown. The only notable mark is a small planchet chip in the field midway between star 1 and the chin, as struck. No spots or contact marks. A very attractive half cent. MDS, Manley state 2.0. The fields are frosty and the lump on the I in UNITED is clear. The dash left of the base of the 1 is dull but visible. 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 # 35330) Estimate Value $1,000 - UP Ex James R. McGuigan 5/10/1987-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 54.2.3).
Price Realized: $12075
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 214.
|Image Collection||Missouri Cabinet Collection of U.S. Half Cents|