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    Sharp Uncirculated 1809 Bust Dime

    1809 MS 62 PCGS. JR-1, R.4, the only variety of the year. Even though the 1809 was the first year of a new type, very few were set back at or near the time of issue, and today it is quite unusual to find a high grade (AU or MS) survivor. Both sides of this lustrous example are accented in soft golden hues and the strike, particularly the interior details, is excellent. Population: 1 in 62, 8 finer (10/98). (NGC ID# 236U, PCGS# 4486)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    January, 1999
    6th-8th Wednesday-Friday
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