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    Rare 1795 Capped Bust Eagle with Minor Scratches on the Reverse

    1795 $10 13 Leaves--Scratched--ANACS. AU Details, Net XF45. Taraszka-2, R.4. An attractive coin that should not be overlooked as the surfaces are not displeasing. We note three shallow scuffs below the branch in the eagle's claws, and they blend in well with the surfaces. Moderate adjustment marks are seen on the reverse, mostly on the lower edge. On the obverse there is a shallow nick on Liberty's nose and some shallow marks in the field behind her head. This is the first year of issue of this denomination and series, and a coin which is always in strong demand. Worth of good look and bid.(#8551) (Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 25ZU, PCGS# 8551)

    Weight: 17.50 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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