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    1776 Newman 2-C Continental Dollar, VF25
    CURRENCY Spelling Variant

    1776 $1 Continental Dollar, CURRENCY, Pewter VF25 PCGS. CAC. Newman 2-C, W-8455, R.3 The variety with CURRENCY spelled correctly is scarcer than the variety with only one R in that word. While a small number of lovely Mint State pieces survive, those in middle circulated grades have a much wider collector audience due to budget considerations.
    This pleasing piece has pewter-gray and steel patina on both sides, with a few indistinct details that result from a combination of strike weakness, wear, and improper handling. Listed on page 81 of the 2012 Guide Book. (NGC ID# 2AYT, PCGS# 794)


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

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2012
    4th-8th Wednesday-Sunday
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