Stack's Bowers - The March 2013 Baltimore Auction Lot #87


  • PCGS
  • 63
  • CAC
  • N
Price Realized: $851.88
(Price Realized includes Buyer's Premium)
Description

1723 Wood's Hibernia Farthing. Martin 2.1-Bc.1, W-12350. Rarity-5. DEI. GRATIA. REX. MS-63 BN (PCGS).

52.3 grains. Early die state and Choice for this issue with satin brown color and luster, as well as a few traces of mint color in the legends. A couple of trivial toning spots are noted, one atop the ribbon, the others above, below and within the harp. Well struck, pleasing and a solid example for the variety or type collector who needs this issue.

PCGS#: 176

Pedigree: From the Ted L. Craige Collection. Paper envelope included.