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    Elusive AU 1783 Washington Draped Bust, Button Cent

    1783 1C Washington & Independence Cent, Draped Bust, Button AU50 PCGS. Baker-5, R.5. A lightly circulated medium brown piece with no relevant contact and a wood-grain appearance (as made) on the reverse field. Small mint-made laminations are noted on Liberty's shoulder and beneath her base. From different dies than the other Draped Bust, Button pieces in the present auction. The 1 in the date has prominent feet, and the obverse rim above the CE in INDEPENDENCE is unfinished. The obverse legends are lightly strike doubled. Listed on page 76 of the 2006 Guide Book.
    From The Oak Collection of American Colonial Coinage.(#679) (NGC ID# 2B6P, PCGS# 679)


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    September, 2005
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