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    1795 AU 58 PCGS. B. 1-A. The most commonly encountered variety of the year, characterized by a minute die scratch extending into the field from the top left of the Y in LIBERTY. The fields are bright and prooflike, giving the piece its strongest element of eye appeal. The striking details are well defined, especially on the obverse, with only slight softness noted in the center of the eagle's breast, as often seen. The left obverse field has numerous diagonally slanting die striations, which were done in the mint prior to striking that impart the prooflike finish. These striations are crossed by several horizontal adjustment marks in the center and left side of the obverse. The combined effect of both together create a minor visual distraction, but both are mint caused and do not affect the technical grade of the coin. (NGC ID# 25ZU, PCGS# 8551)

    Weight: 17.50 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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