1836 - McCloskey 5-D       R4

1836 5-D obverse image 1836 5-D reverse image

Diagnostic Features

Obverse: Small 1; small date; star 13 is close to denticles.
Reverse: Small berry among the leaves; eagle does not have a tongue; 5 is 95% under arrow feather; D is 100% under branch.

Notes and Die States

Also Breen 6508; second head; small wide date; large 5.

Coin illustrated is NGC 61 acquired from Douglas Winter Numismatics.

@Mark S. Ghiorso, ClassicHalfEages.com, December 2017