1833 1/2C, RB MS (PCGS# 1163)
The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction
Lot Number: 6223
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1833 Classic Half Cent. C-1, B-1, the only known dies. Rarity-1. Manley Die State 2.0. MS-64 RB (NGC). Frosty motifs complement satiny fields. Boldly struck in all areas. Strong underlying luster supports blushes of royal blue iridescence. The obverse is about 25% mint red on the obverse and perhaps 90% mint red on the reverse. Certain to delight virtually any half cent enthusiast.