Australia 1883 Sydney Half Sovereign PCGS XF45: S-3862E Cross buried variety

This is the higher grade of two examples of the cross buried 1883 Sydney Half Sovereigns in stock. The other one can be found here –

Walter Eigner’s history and price research on this particular date suggests $760 for XF40 and $1380 for AU50, so fairly priced –

The following 1883S half sovereign in AU55 complements this example in that it is the “cross not buried” variety –

You can verify the certification of this coin by clicking on the link below (opens in a new tab)