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    Select Uncirculated Liberty and Security Penny, ASYLUM Edge

    1795 PENNY Washington Liberty & Security Penny, ASYLUM Edge MS63 Brown PCGS. Baker-30, R.2. Struck in 1795, the edge reads: AN ASYLUM FOR THE OPPRESS'D OF ALL NATIONS, although this is not readable through the PCGS encasement. Essentially a brown coin, there is a faint bit of underlying red apparent on each side. Sharply struck with a couple of planchet streaks and contact marks on the face of Washington. Very scarce in such a superior grade. Listed on page 80 of the 2006 Guide Book. (NGC ID# CC42, PCGS# 764)

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

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    March, 2006
    2nd-3rd Thursday-Friday
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