1843 1/2C Original, BN PR66BN

CERTIFICATION#: 27384374
PCGS#: 1266

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Diameter: 23.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Plain
Mintage: 21 Weight: 5.44 grams Metal Content: Copper

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 18 R-9.2 22 / 30 22 / 30
60 or Better 18 R-9.2 22 / 30 22 / 30
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 2 / 30 TIE 2 / 30 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR66BN PCGS grade

Joseph Brobston Collection - Stack's FPL #69 1/1963, listed for $725 - Philip M. Showers Collection - Stack's, sold privately in 1969 - Willis Harrington duPont Collection - Fred S. "Freddy" Werner, sold privately in 2/1976 - Superior, sold privately in 2/1976 - Joe Flynn & Son Rare Coins, Inc. (Joseph S. Flynn, Jr.), sold privately on 4/20/1976 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 43.1.1) - Goldbergs 1/2014:164, $89,125

1 PR66BN PCGS grade  
3 PR65BN PCGS grade  
4 PR64BN PCGS grade  
4 PR64BN PCGS grade