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    AU Betts-519 1766 Pitt Halfpenny

    1766 1/2P Pitt Halfpenny AU50 PCGS. Betts-519, W-8350, R.3. A numismatic tribute to "The Great Commoner" for his work in repealing the hated Stamp Act that hindered trade between Mother England and her colonies. The present medium brown halfpenny has light wear on the cheek and shoulder but is smooth save for a pair of small obverse field depressions near 3 o'clock. Listed on page 50 of the 2013 Guide Book.
    From The Dr. Charles Nelson Collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2AUH, PCGS# 236)

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2012
    6th-9th Thursday-Sunday
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