1797 1/2C C-3c Gripped Edge, BN N1BN

CERTIFICATION#: 27393746
PCGS#: 35116

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Diameter: 23.50 millimeters Designer: John Smith Gardner Edge: Gripped
Mintage: 127,840 Weight: 5.44 grams Metal Content: Copper

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 VG8 PCGS grade
2 G6 PCGS grade
3 AG3 PCGS grade

Purchased unattributed by Richard S. Shimkus - Don Valenziano, Jr. - Early American Coppers Sale 5/1986:62 - Jack H. Robinson Collection - Superior 1/1989:1891 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 97.3c.4) - Goldbergs 1/2014:48, $55,200

4 F details, tooled

Jon G. Hanson, who discovered it unattributed at a White Plains, New York, coin show in early 1967 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 97.3c.2) - Goldbergs 1/2014:47, $103,500