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    Restrike 1783 Washington Cent
    Draped Bust, No Button, Copper
    Gem Proof Red and Brown

    1783 1C Washington & Independence Cent, Draped Bust, No Button, Copper Restrike, Engrailed Edge PR65 Red and Brown PCGS. Baker-3. Rulau and Fuld attribute these restrikes of the 1783 issue to London dealer W.S. Lincoln in 1860. The Large 3 in the date, in addition to the reflective fields, distinguish these restrikes from originals. An undisturbed pumpkin-gold beauty with subtle lilac patina on the portrait and obverse field. Listed on page 76 of the 2009 Guide Book.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 5/2006), lot 67, which realized $3,737.50.

    From The San Jose Collection of Colonial Coinage.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2B6T, PCGS# 686)

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
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