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    Almost Uncirculated 1798 Five Berries Dime

    1798 AU 55 Light Obverse Scratch. Five Berries. JR-4, R.3. The original surface glows silver-gray beneath the scattered golden patina that is generously sprinkled over each side of this high grade early dime. The striking details are ill-defined on the left side of the obverse but well brought up elsewhere. A shallow scratch runs diagonally from in the front of the ear down into the right obverse field, this being the most objectionable defect on the coin. (NGC ID# 236E, PCGS# 4466)

    Weight: 2.70 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    April, 1999
    22nd-23rd Thursday-Friday
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