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1793 Chain 1C AMERICA -- Corrosion -- NGC Details. VG. S-2, B-2, High R.4....

2012 August 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Philadelphia #1173

 
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Auction Ended On: Aug 2, 2012
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Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
201 North 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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VG Sharpness Sheldon-2
AMERICA 1793 Chain Cent
1793 Chain 1C AMERICA -- Corrosion -- NGC Details. VG. S-2, B-2, High R.4. A better die marriage of the historic Chain cent type. The portrait shows surprising detail and the actual sharpness may exceed VG, but the surfaces are granular with some metal loss at the date near 5:30. The reverse border displays gray verdigris, faintly pinscratched from an attempt at removal. Similar problems affect most remaining examples and should not deter collector evaluation. Our EAC grade Fair 2.

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