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1861 O CSA OBVERSE 50C DIE CRACK


Variety Diagnostics

A strong die crack connects the bridge of Liberty’s nose to the denticles a bit shy of 12:00.

Comments

This obverse die was later used to strike the Confederate Half dollars, which display the same crack.

VarietyPlus Cross Reference

NGC LabelDIE CRACK
Fivaz-Stanton (NEW)FS-401
Fivaz-Stanton (OLD)FS-007
Wiley-BugertWB-102

NGC Population Report


 

Diagnostic images

Seated Liberty Half Dollars 1839-1891 50C DIE CRACK