1797 1/2C C-3c Gripped Edge, BN AG3BN Certification #30451197, PCGS #35116

Owner's Comments

B-3b, C-3c, G----; (R6+); Ex Tettenhorst
Diameter
23.50 millimeters
Designer
John Smith Gardner
Edge
Gripped
Mintage
127840
Weight
5.44 grams
Metal Content
Copper
Region
The United States of America
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PCGS Population
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Condition Census

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