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    1795 1/2P Washington Liberty & Security Halfpenny, BIRMINGHAM Edge AU58 NGC. Baker-31B, R.5. A rare variety compared to the usually-seen LONDON edge. Golden to medium brown with a smooth reverse and a few faint to moderate obverse marks. Washington's head and the lower portion of the shield are weakly detailed, characteristic of the issue. The present piece is sharper than the page 79 Guide Book plate coin. Census: 1 in 58, 2 finer (12/07). (NGC ID# 2B7S, PCGS# 758)

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    January, 2008
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