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1796 1C Draped Bust, Reverse of 1795 AU55 NGC. S-92, B-28, R.3. Our EAC Grade AU50. ...

2014 January 10 The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1200

 
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Location: Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
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1796 S-92, B-28 Cent, AU55
Fourth Finest Known
1796 1C Draped Bust, Reverse of 1795 AU55 NGC. S-92, B-28, R.3. Our EAC Grade AU50. Breen Die State III. A delicate die crack joins BERTY and another crack crosses the right obverse field from the lips to the border. Glossy chocolate and steel-brown surfaces are smooth and pristine. The obverse has a minuscule rim bruise near the Y in LIBERTY that is hidden under the tab. Bland and Noyes each grade this piece AU50 and fourth finest known.
Ex: R.E. Naftzger, Jr. (New Netherlands Coin Co., 11/1973), lot 411; First Coinvestors; Pine Tree Auctions (2/1975), lot 670; William R.T. Smith; Myles Z. Gerson; Dr. Phil Ralls (5/2/1997); W.M. Wadlington (via Bob Grellman and Chris McCawley, 6/30/2005); Dan Holmes (Goldberg Coins, 9/2009), lot 148. (Variety PCGS# 35813, Base PCGS# 1401)

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