1857 C-1 R2. PCGS graded MS-65 Brown. CAC. Frosty steel brown and chocolate with 10% of the faded mint red remaining on the obverse, traces on the reverse. There is a spot of darker toning at the right point of star 6 and a speck of carbon at the dentils right of star 13. MDS with microscopic die flowlines in the fields, clearest near the dentils. Our grade is MS62. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; the finest graded in BN for the variety. (PCGS # 35339) Estimate Value $500 - UP Ex Steve Ivy Rare Coin Co. 3/4/1970-R. Tettenhorst-EPNNES-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 57.1.1).
Price Realized: $2300
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 226.
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