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    John Eager Howard at Cowpens Medal
    Betts-595, Paris Mint Original Striking, MS64 Brown

    Betts-595. (1789) Lt. Col. John Eager Howard at Cowpens MS64 Brown Uncertified. Bronze, 46 mm. An original striking at the Paris Mint. The edge is plain and concave. The crooked lettering in COMITIA AMERICA differs from the straight lettering on the Philadelphia Mint 19th century strikes from copy dies. Toned medium brown with hints of tan and powder-blue. A fully struck near-Gem with flashy fields and only minor contact.
    From The Marlor Collection.


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