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    Circa 1670 St. Patrick Halfpenny, VF25
    Vlack 4-E, Usually in Low Grades

    (c. 1670) St. Patrick Halfpenny, Vlack 4-E, Breen-204, W-11540, High R.5, VF25 NGC. 138.5 grains. A faded greenish-yellow brass splasher is faintly evident on this darkly toned umber-brown example that shows tawny-brown devices. Vlack 4-E is the third most plentiful die pair of the large St. Patrick coins. Listed on page 43 of the 2021 Guide Book.
    Ex: Fred Baldwin (5/23/1963); Norweb Collection (Bowers and Merena, 3/1988), lot 2376; 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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