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    Bright AU 1796 Small Eagle Ten-Dollar

    1796 AU 50 NGC. The 1796 eagle is much scarcer than its first year counterpart, despite a mintage that is only slightly lower at 4,146 pieces. This specimen has bright surfaces tinted a uniform orange-gold and shows a relatively small number of marks that are well distributed over each side. There is no significant weakness other than that received from ten points of wear and adjustment marks were not deemed necessary by the mint. A lovely and elusive Small Eagle ten from the Wisconsin Collection. (NGC ID# BFYM, PCGS# 8554)

    Weight: 17.50 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    Jul-Aug, 1997
    30th-2nd Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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