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1793 S-4, B-5 Chain Cent, Fine 15
Periods Obverse

1793 Chain 1C Periods Fine 15 PCGS. S-4, B-5, R.3. This late die state example has a small obverse rim break at 7:30, with two cracks, one extending inward toward the hair, and the other downward toward the date. A lovely two-tone specimen featuring light tan devices on darker chocolate-brown fields, this piece exhibits finely granular surfaces. The head retains considerable detail and the chain is bold, with a full date, LIBERTY, and statutory legend on the reverse. The reverse has a minor rim bruise over the first A in AMERICA. This Choice Fine specimen is a nice example for the specialist or type collector. Our EAC grade Fine 12.(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 223F, PCGS# 91341)

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January, 2013
9th-14th Wednesday-Monday
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