Skip to content
Lot 33545

Image Information

Type Coin
Title Lot 33545
Date 1807
Country U.S.
Service Catalog # 6087
Denomination 50C
Description 1807 50C Capped Bust, Small Stars VF25 NGC. CAC. O-113, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Crusty antique gray from storage in Newman's paper envelope. A few marks are immediately adjacent to Liberty's nose. The surfaces are otherwise free of distractions. The centers show striking weakness, notably on the reverse. The Mint was struggling with its die preparation and coining techniques in this first year of the Capped Bust design. Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $3.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $1,175.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions,

Related Content

Image Collection Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II
NNP is 100% non-profit and independent // Your feedback is essential and welcome. // Your feedback is essential and welcome.