1804 HALF CENT - COHEN 2
Rarity: Very Rare
The obverse die of this variety was also used earlier on:
The latest die states show a heavy rim cud over RTY.
The reverse die of this
variety was also used on:
1803 Cohen 3, then later on
Images courtesy of Gene
"G-4". Ex -
Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May
25-27, 2003, Lot 162, sold for $16,100.00 Ex
Dr. Wallace Lee.
above). Ex - Sam Ungar - Roger S. Cohen, Jr. - Superior Galleries
"The Roger S. Cohen, Jr. Collection of Half Cents", February 2,
1992, Lot 141, illustrated, where it was called the "Finest Known
1804 Cohen-2 With The Obverse Rim Break - Gene Braig. This is the
plate coin for Die State 3.0 in Ronald P. Manley's "The Half Cent Die
State Book 1793-1857"
"American Half Cents - The 'Little Half Sisters' (Second
Edition)" by Roger S. Cohen, Jr.
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial
Coins" by Walter Breen
"The Half Cent Die
State Book 1793-1857" by Ronald P. Manley
Early American Coppers Club