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    1776 Continental Dollar, XF40
    Newman 2-C, Pewter
    Correct CURRENCY Spelling

    1776 $1 Continental Dollar, CURRENCY, Pewter XF40 PCGS. CAC. Newman 2-C, W-8455, R.3. The five obverse dies identified for the Continental dollars including three different spellings of CURRENCY, including CURENCY and CURRENCEY. This example displays the correct spelling with perhaps 200 to 300 pieces known in all grades. The present specimen, housed in a PCGS green-label holder, offers pleasing pewter-gray surfaces with a few splashes of rich steel toning. The surfaces are quite nice, showing only a few trivial circulation marks on each side. An excellent example for the colonial specialist or type collector. (NGC ID# 2AYT, PCGS# 794)

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

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    April, 2017
    26th-30th Wednesday-Sunday
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