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    Gem Bronze 1796 Castorland Medal
    First Restrike From the Original Dies

    1796 MEDAL Castorland Medal, Bronze MS65 Brown PCGS. Breen-1063, "very rare." Rulau NY-31. Reeded edge. The "First Restrike," made from the original dies which exhibit a bulge on the S in PARENS and die rust near the right handle of the vessel. The original dies are easily identified by the irregularly spaced lettering. Nonetheless, the devices show excellent style. This golden-brown Gem is unabraded and has only inconsequential carbon. Listed on page 73 of the 2009 Guide Book. Population: 3 in 65 Brown, 1 finer (3/08).

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 654)

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    February, 2009
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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