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    About Uncirculated 1796 Draped Bust Dime

    1796 10C --Scratched--ANACS. AU Details, Net AU50. JR-1, R.3. Golden-brown patina graces the borders, while the centers are untoned aside from light lilac color on the highpoints. Shimmering luster contributes further to the eye appeal. A faint horizontal scratch on Liberty's forehead is not particularly detrimental, and any early silver collector would be proud to own this lovely near-Mint jewel. Struck from clashed and cracked dies, the looming die break always present on this variety consumes two points of the first star.
    From The Willamette Collection. (#4461) (Registry values: P7) (NGC ID# 236B, PCGS# 4461)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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