1833 1/2C, RB MS (PCGS# 1163)
The January 2012 Americana Sale
Lot Number: 8025
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1833 Classic Half Cent. C-1, the only known dies. Rarity-1. Manley Die State 2.0. MS-64 RB (PCGS). Splashes of gray-brown patina interrupt otherwise dominant medium orange luster. A bit of light, scattered carbon is noted, as are traces of old verdigris in the protected areas around some of the devices. Sharply struck throughout, and of solid Choice Mint State quality.