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    1787 COPPER Vermont Copper, BRITANNIA AU53 NGC. RR-13, Bressett 17-V, R.1. A richly detailed example of the popular Vermont obverse, counterfeit halfpenny reverse mule. The reverse legend is never sharp on this Guide Book variety, since the reverse die was worn out while in use to strike Machin's Mills pieces, as Vlack reverse 87C. The reverse has a couple of minor edge flaws, and there is a hint of granularity along the left reverse border, and on the obverse at 7 o'clock. Listed on page 68 of the 2006 Guide Book. (NGC ID# 2B5C, PCGS# 554)

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

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    April, 2006
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