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    Brass 1783 Washington Draped Bust Cent

    1783 1C Washington & Independence Cent, Draped Bust, No Button AU55 PCGS. Brass. Breen-1191. Two known from different dies. The Breen Complete Encyclopedia Plate Coin described as a Soho Restrike with clashed and rusted dies. This is the Kern-Presburger coin, listed first by Breen in his roster. Rich yellow brass surfaces with dark and slightly granular peripheral toning, especially on the obverse. A few other minor splashes and toning stains are visible. An excessively rare piece that presents an extremely important opportunity to the advanced colonial coinage or Washingtonia specialist.(#988)

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 988)

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    September, 2005
    21st-24th Wednesday-Saturday
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