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Bold VF 1793 Chain AMERICA Cent

1793 Chain 1C AMERICA VF30 PCGS. S-2, B-2, High R.4. Much superior to the usually encountered Chain cent, which is typically dark, well worn, and corroded. Liberty's trailing hair has splendid definition, and all legends are bold. Wear is concentrated on the hair near Liberty's ear, and not readily apparent elsewhere. This slightly glossy and minutely granular piece displays rose and navy-blue tones when rotated beneath a light. Minor rim nicks are present beneath the 3 in the date and above the R in LIBERTY, and a few short pinscratches and tiny ticks are customary for the grade. Sheldon-2 is identified by its widely spaced obverse legends, and is the scarcest collectible Chain cent marriage. EAC 15.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 223F, PCGS# 1341)

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Auction Dates
June, 2006
1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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