1795 1/2C C-1 Lettered Edge, BN MS67BN Certification #30451174, PCGS #35067

Owner's Comments

B-1, C-1, G-1; (R2); M2.0; Ex Williams
Diameter
23.50 millimeters
Designer
John Smith Gardner
Edge
Lettered: TWO HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR
Mintage
139690
Weight
6.74 grams
Metal Content
Copper
Region
The United States of America
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Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67BN PCGS grade MS67BN PCGS grade

Clarence S. Bement Collection - S.H. Chapman 5/1916 - Charles M. Williams Collection - Numismatic Gallery 11/1950:682 - Harold Bareford Collection - William J. Bareford Collection - Jules Reiver - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack’s 3/1986:788 - Jim McGuigan Collection

2 MS66BN PCGS grade MS66BN PCGS grade

Richard Boswell Winsor Collection - S.H. & H. Chapman 12/1895:1007 - John G. Mills Collection - S.H. & H. Chapman 4/1904:1407 - T. Harrison Garrett Collection - Robert Garrett Collection - John Work Garrett Collection - Johns Hopkins University - Bowers & Ruddy 11/1979:3, $30,000 - Garry Fitzgerald - Stanley Kesselman, sold privately in 12/1979 - R.E. “Ted” Naftzger, Jr. Collection - Eric Streiner - Lawrence Stack, sold privately in 1/2003 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers 2/2016:3006, $141,000

3 MS63BN PCGS grade MS63BN PCGS grade

Howard Rounds Newcomb (valued by Newcomb at $20), sold privately in 1935 - B. Max Mehl, sold privately in 1935 - Col. E. H. R. Green Collection (appraised by the Estate at $35 on 8/9/1937) sold in 4/1943 for $40.02 - Partnership of Eric P. Newman & Burdette G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.) - Eric P. Newman Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 95.1.3) - Goldbergs 1/2014:24, $92,000

3 MS63BN PCGS grade MS63BN PCGS grade

Henry Clay Miller Collector - Thomas L. Elder 4/1917:1026, $70 - Lewis C. Gehring Collection - Thomas L. Elder 8/1921:993 (as "Proof"), $60 - Henry Chapman - Colonel E. H. R. Green Collection, sold privately on 4/1943 - Partnership of Eric P. Newman & Burdette G. Johnson (St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.) - Burdette G. Johnson, sold privately on 3/6/1944 for $100 - Thomas L. Elder - 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 and 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 95.1.2) - Goldbergs 1/2014:23, $28,750