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    1798 XF 40 Cleaned and Retoned. JR-3, R.5. The second rarest 1798 dime variety, characterized by the large 7 and small 8 in the date and four berries on the reverse. Cleaned at one time, the surfaces have been darkly retoned which greatly subdues the effect of the cleaning. The center of the reverse shows numerous parallel adjustment marks. (NGC ID# 236E, PCGS# 4466)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    January, 1997
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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