Images courtesy of Superior
NGC Proof-66 Brown. Ex - Bowers &
Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 17, "Second
Restike, B-3", illustrated, sold for $6,210.00
"Proof-60+" (illustrated above).
Ex - J.R. Frankenfield - Superior Galleries' sale of the J.R. Frankenfield
collection, February 17, 2001, Lot 164, "Breen 1-A...Proof-60+.
Original...tiny flake out of the planchet in the field left of the chin..."
Sources and/or recommended
"American Half Cents - The 'Little Half Sisters' (Second
Edition)" by Roger S. Cohen, Jr.
Breen's Encyclopedia of United States Half Cents 1793-1857" by
Walter Breen (purchase a copy by clicking on the title)
"The PCGS Population
Report, October 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service
Early American Coppers Club