1840-O H10C No Drapery MS (PCGS# 4322)

2011 February Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction #1152

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    3329
  • Grade:
    MS61
  • Price:
    $1,265.00
Lot Description
1840-O H10C No Drapery MS61 NGC. Small O. Golden-brown and ocean-blue endow this satiny and sharply struck No Drapery half dime. Surprisingly scarce in Mint State despite a mintage of 695,000 pieces. Struck from boldly clashed dies. Census: 4 in 61, 10 finer (1/11). Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 2/2007), lot 2803, which realized $1,437.50. From The Dr. William F. Duffy Collection.
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