BG- 945, 1874/3 California Fractional Gold 50C, Indian Octagonal NGC MS63PL R4+
1874/3 Gold 50C Indian Head Octagonal, High Rarity-4.
- Period Two – Jeweler’s issues struck between 1859 and 1882.
- Redbook Type: Large Indian Head / Value & CAL in Wreath
- RedBook Collectors Sequence: RB-035
- Made by Christopher Ferdinand Mohrig
Obverse: 13 stars, 1874/3 around and under large Indian head. Bust points below 1st star.1st feather on headdress points to 6th star. Very large crosslet 4 in 1874. Heavily cracked from rim at 6:00 through 8 of date.
Reverse: 1-2 DOLLAR CAL within a large wreath. Large fraction and letters used. A berry to the upper left of the D. Same as BG-944 but repolished.
EML 48; Burnie 74; Lee 32B; Doering 204A.
|Year of Issue||1874|
|Denom Type||California Fractional Gold|
|Numeric Denomination||Gold 50C|
|Mint Location||Private Issue|
|Grade Add On||NONE|
|Is on Sale||No|