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    1799 Small Obverse Stars Ten, AU Details
    Rare BD-8 Die Pairing

    1799 $10 Small Obverse Stars, BD-8, R.5 -- Damage -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. Bass-Dannreuther Die State c/b, terminally cracked on the reverse, most notably at AMERICA. This coin is nonetheless sharply rendered and displays an even die impression. Bright yellow-gold surfaces are satiny and pleasant to the unaided eye, although under a loupe one sees numerous small marks that deny a numeric grade from NGC. BD-8 is a rare variety with only 45 to 55 pieces believed known in all grades.

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

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2018
    3rd-8th Wednesday-Monday
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