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1806 HALF DOLLAR -
OVERTON 109

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Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-62.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 459, "Overton-109a, Rarity-4, Pointed 6, Stemless", illustrated, sold for $7,590.00

Choice Brilliant Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 894, "Overton 109, Pointed 6, Stem through Claw", plated, sold for $13,800.00

NGC AU-58.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 697, "O-109a", illustrated, sold for $2,875.00

AU-53.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 1494, "O-109, Pointed 6, No Stem", illustrated, sold for $1,840.00

PCGS AU-50.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 193, "O-109a", illustrated, sold for $1,495.00

EF-40.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1671,"Overton-109, Pointed 6, Stem not through claw", sold for $431.25

ANACS EF-40.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8350, not illustrated, sold for $1,610.00  From the Collection of Dr. Joseph M. Seventko

VF-35 Cleaned.  Ex-  Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale", October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6806, "Overton-109, Rarity-1," not illustrated, sold for $414.00

Very Good.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 366, "Overton-109, Pointed 6, No Stem", not plated, sold for $230.00

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Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service