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    1878 U.S. Assay Medal, Copper MS65 Brown NGC. JK-AC-18. William Barber's bust of George Washington is featured on the obverse, as on the 1876 assay medal. The laurel wreath on the reverse is similar to those of previous assay medals but is a new design. A fully struck and delicately hairlined chocolate-brown example.

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    24th-28th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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