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    Expertly Preserved 1820 Capped Bust Dime, Small 0 Variety

    1820 10C Small 0 MS 65 PCGS. JR-2, R.3. This coin is erroneously labeled as a Large 0 example on the insert, but the die marriage confirms it as a representative of the Small 0 variety. The true importance of the present lot, however, lies in the fact that the surfaces are fully lustrous and nearly abrasion-free. Sharply struck over the centers with a thin veil of silver-gray patina throughout, this a no-questions Gem for either the advanced dime specialist or the high quality type collector. (NGC ID# 236X, PCGS# 4493)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2000
    6th-7th Sunday-Monday
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