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    1796 V-1, LM-1 Half Dime, AU Details
    LIKERTY Variant

    1796 H10C LIKERTY, V-1, LM-1, R.3 -- Cleaning -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. Only two die marriages are known for the 1796 half dimes, although there are three entries in the Guide Book. The LIKERTY variety is a popular die state of the normal 1796 half dime. This boldly defined piece has finely granular surfaces and recent charcoal toning. (NGC ID# 22ZX, Variety PCGS# 38596, Base PCGS# 4254)

    Weight: 1.35 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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    Numismatic Background and Census of 1802 Half Dimes: A Classic American Rarity
    This 64-page book cites mintage and rarity estimates by prominent numismatists and documents the currently known 1802 half dime appearances. Each of the 32 documented examples includes an enlarged obverse/reverse photograph, the author's assigned grade, the provenance of each coin, auction prices realized or dealer fixed asking price, and a unique serial number for each specimen that will facilitate retrieval for research, cataloging, or price-information purposes. Reserve your copy of this remarkable volume for just $29.95 today.
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