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    PCGS 1854 Large Cent, Judd-161, R.5, PR 65 Brown. Similar to the regular issue Braided Hair design but no obverse stars and a smaller wreath on the reverse. Stuck in bronze with a plain edge. Muted tobacco-brown color with no visible flaws. A very difficult coin to determine its metallic content as bronze coins weigh 96 grains and copper ones weigh 100. What does one call a piece weighing somewhere in between, say 98 grains? (NGC ID# 29A6, PCGS# 60161)

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    Auction Dates
    October, 1993
    22nd Friday
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