1828 50C Sq Base 2, Sm 8's, Sm Lt MS (PCGS# 6152)
The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money
Lot Number: 2149
View the Original Auction
1828 Capped Bust Half Dollar. O-122. Rarity-3. Square Base 2, Small 8s and Letters. MS-62 (PCGS). Steel-gray toning overall with vivid blue and rose accents. Most design features show bold definition, and the impressions of both dies show excellent centering and complete dentilation. The die alignment is about 160 degrees rather than 180 as typically seen on U.S. federal coinage.