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    High Grade 1798 Dime, Choice AU58 NGC

    1798 10C Large 8 AU58 NGC. JR-4, R-3. A later die stage with mint made die breaks on the obverse including a very noticeable one through the Y in LIBERTY. Lustrous and well detailed (save for the center of the reverse) with only a hint of friction on the shoulder and cheek of Liberty. Deep steel-blue and rose patina confirms the originality. A couple of ancient pinscratches below the eagle's tail and left (facing) claw constitute the only noticeable contact. The obverse is essentially unmarked and very attractive.(#4466) (Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# 236E, PCGS# 4466)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    June, 2005
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