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    1787 Excelsior Copper, XF Details
    Eagle On Globe Faces Right

    1787 N YORK New York Excelsior Copper, Eagle Faces Right -- Scratches -- NGC Details. XF. W-5780, High R.6. A highly important colonial issue with a total population in the range of 15 to 20 coins. Slight surface roughness appears on both sides of this dark brown example with old scratches on the obverse. Although specific details are sketchy, today's specialists believe that these pieces were produced by John Bailey and Ephraim Brasher. Listed on page 66 of the 2020 Guide Book.

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

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    April, 2020
    23rd-26th Thursday-Sunday
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