numismatic experts have confirmed as the 11th known example of 1817/4
Capped Bust half dollar will be offered at auction in August by
Stack's Bowers Galleries.
recent discovery, certified in March by the Professional Coin Grading
Service as Very Fine Details — Tooled, will be part of a Stack's
Bowers auction held in conjunction with the American Numismatic
Association World's Fair of Money in Rosemont, Ill.
the tooling is in the area around the 7, traces of the underlying 4
are still visible.
of 2005, only seven examples were known of the rare overdate, but
since then, four more examples have been confirmed, including the
more information, visit the Stack's Bowers website.