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    Rare 1855 Flying Eagle Cent Variant, Judd-173

    1855 Flying Eagle Cent, Judd-173, Pollock-198, R.7, MS 66 Brown NGC. Essentially the same design as the Judd-167 above except the laurel wreath has fewer leaves. Struck in copper or bronze with a plain edge. The well preserved surfaces have an iridescent quality with medium and darker brown coloration alternating with areas of subdued olive-green and cherry-red. Close examination reveals a few carbon specks and tiny planchet flaws, but the striated fields shimmer brightly through the layers of patina. (NGC ID# 5NSM, PCGS# 60173)

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    January, 1999
    6th-8th Wednesday-Friday
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