1803 50C O-101 Large 3 12 Arrows AU50

CERTIFICATION#: 30002235
PCGS#: 39270

Owner's Comments

O-101, Rarity 3. Condition Census Top 5. Dramatic die clashing observed on both sides. Lustrous with slight toning.

Expert Comments

Diameter: 32.50 millimeters Designer: Robert Scot Edge: Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Mintage: 188,234 Weight: 13.50 grams Metal Content: 89.2% Silver, 10.8% Copper
3
160
4
210
6
245
8
325
10
360
15
575
30
1,350
45
3,000
45+
3,150
50
5,150
2
50+
5,350
53
6,150
1
53+
6,500
55
8,000
1
55+
8,700
58
12,500
58+
13,500
60
18,500
61
27,500
62
34,500
62+
36,500
63
75,000
63+
80,000
64
125,000

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS63 PCGS grade  

Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 4/1997:1678, $57,200 - American Numismatic Rarities 8/2006:559, $115,000

1 MS63 estimated grade  

Stack's, sold privately 1/1990 - Stack's 1/2002:1220, $25,300

3 MS62 PCGS grade

Stack's/Bowers 3/2013:2063, $35,250

4 AU58 estimated grade  

"Colonel" E.H.R. Green - Green Estate - Partnership of Eric P. Newman & B.G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.) - Eric P. Newman, who paid $20.00 - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Heritage 11/2013:33421, $30,550

5 AU55 PCGS grade