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    1795 Half Dime, VF25
    V-4, LM-10, Pleasing for the Grade

    1795 H10C V-4, LM-10, R.3, VF25 PCGS. CAC. Digit 1 touches the curl, star 1 joins the tip of curl 2, and there is one outer berry between UN of UNITED. This later die state has developed a cud above TY and star 9. Pleasing medium gray patination embraces both sides, leaving the well-defined devices just a shade or two lighter than the fields. A planchet lamination is visible in the left obverse quadrant. (NGC ID# 22ZV, Variety PCGS# 38594, Base PCGS# 4251)

    Weight: 1.35 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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

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