1839 1C Type 1840, BN MS (PCGS# 1817)

2002 February Long Beach Signature Sale #284

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    5083
  • Grade:
    MS63
  • Price:
    $403.00
Lot Description
1839 1C Type of 1840 MS63 Brown NGC. N-8, R.1. Four somewhat different effigies of Liberty were used in 1839. This Cent is an example of the 'Petite Head', which would be produced through 1843. Glossy purple-brown in color with a sharp strike and modest luster. There are no mentionable abrasions. Population: 0 in 63, 5 finer (9/01).
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