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    1798 Large 8 Dime, AU58
    JR-4, One of the More Available Varieties

    1798 10C Large 8 AU58 PCGS. JR-4, R.3. The prominent die crack from the obverse rim to Liberty's nose, and the large 8 in the date, identify this coin as a representative of the available JR-4 variety. Shades of gold and ice-blue toning visit the lustrous surfaces of this well detailed near-Mint specimen, and a few light adjustment marks are evident on the bust. Population: 2 in 58, 12 finer (10/13).
    Ex: Houston Signature (Heritage, 12/2010), lot 3412.
    (Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# 236E, PCGS# 4466)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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