June Long Beach Coin Auction (#74) 06/02/2013 11:00 AM PDT CLOSED! Buyers Premium of 20.00% added to each and every lot

Lot 31 of 5107:
1773 Virginia Halfpenny Breen-181 PCGS graded MS64 Red & Brown, CAC Approved  

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Lot closed - Winning bid:$1,150
Description:

1773 Virginia Halfpenny Breen-181 PCGS graded MS64 Red & Brown, CAC Approved. Variety without a stop following GEORGIVS. Lustrous mint red fading to steel brown, about 15% of the original mint color remaining. A very attractive piece. The only marks are a collection of microscopic ticks in the field before the portrait and a light scrape in the center of the reverse. There are 8 strings in the harp on this example. Listed on page 45 in the "Redbook."
Estimated Value $750-UP.
The Arden Collection.


Categories: U.S. Colonial and Copper Coins, Colonials

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