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    Circa 1670 St. Patrick Halfpenny, VF30
    Vlack 3-C, The Only Obverse Die Use

    (c. 1670) St. Patrick Halfpenny, Vlack 3-C, Breen-198, W-11540, High R.6, VF30 NGC. 126.1 grains. A faded brass splasher is noted on the crown of this two-tone example that combines mocha-brown fields and light brown devices. A glass is required to see the faint surface roughness that is nearly always present on these relics of early American history. This die combination ranks fifth rarest of the nine known varieties. Listed on page 43 of the 2021 Guide Book.
    Ex: Fred Baldwin (5/23/1963); Norweb Collection (Bowers and Merena, 3/1988), lot 2381; Jon Hanson; Donald G. Partrick.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# AUAS, PCGS# 46)

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    17th-18th Wednesday-Thursday
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