1844 1/2C Restrike, BN PR66BN

CERTIFICATION#: 04820561
PCGS#: 1275

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Diameter: 23.00 millimeters Designer: Christian Gobrecht Edge: Plain
Mintage: 30 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 12 R-9.5 11 / 30 TIE 11 / 30 TIE
60 or Better 12 R-9.5 11 / 30 TIE 11 / 30 TIE
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 2 / 30 TIE 2 / 30 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PR66+BN PCGS grade

Jim McGuigan Collection

2 PR66BN PCGS grade

Stack's 4/1962:234, $690 - Loye L. Lauder Collection - William Doyle Galleries 12/1983:301 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 44.3.3) - Goldbergs 1/2014:171, $17,825

2 PR66BN PCGS grade

78.6 grains

Farish Baldenhofer Collection - Stack's 11/1955:114, $150 - Willard C. Blaisdell, sold via Del Bland on 9/15/1976 - Roy E. "Ted" Naftzger, Jr. Collection, sold privately on 10/8/1976 - William K. Raymond, FPL August 1977 (listed at $1,400) - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 44.3.2) - Goldbergs 1/2014:170, $14,375 - Legend Numismatics, offered on their website 2/2014 for $19,500

4 PR65BN PCGS grade  

James A. Stack, Sr. Collection - Stack's 11/1989:80 - Superior 2/2002:1078, $5,750

5 PR64+BN PCGS grade

Stack’s/Bowers 11/2012:380, $10,350 - Heritage 10/2014:98014, $8,225