1818 CAPPED BUST 50C, LETTERED EDGE MS65
GEM BUST HALF. ONLY 3 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
NGC Graded Higher:
1818 saw the Jackson Purchase, a purchase of a region that includes parts of Kentucky and Tennessee. Andrew Jackson oversaw this purchase in which the US government agreed to pay the Chickasaw peoples $300,000 to cede the land. Could this 1818 half dollar have been part of this large purchase?