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    1785 C NOVA Nova Constellatio Copper, Pointed Rays, Small Date -- Environmental Damage -- NGC Details. VF. Crosby 2-A, W-1885, High R.4. The distinctive Small Date reverse is the only such Nova from 1785. On the obverse one ray points slightly right of the bottom of the first O in CONSTELLATIO. The surfaces are deep brown and roughened. The central details on each side are noticeably weak. Listed on page 56 of the 2020 Guide Book.
    Ex: Purchased from Kenneth W. Rendell (11/22/1958); The W. Philip Keller Collection of U.S. Colonials / Stamford Coinfest Signature (Heritage, 10/2010), lot 3344, which realized $2,300.
    From The Poulos Family Collection, Part II.


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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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