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    1796 V-1, LM-1 Half Dime, AU Details
    LIKERTY Guide Book Variety

    1796 H10C LIKERTY, V-1, LM-1, R.3 -- Obverse Planchet Flaw -- NGC Details. AU. This is a bright example of the famous LIKERTY Guide Book variety, showing openings at the upper and lower loops of the B. The leaf tip far from the F in OF is another helpful attribution marker. A planchet flaw just below Liberty's middle curls explains the Details grade, but the portrait detail is exceptionally strong. A bold die break passes through ST to the eagle's wing.

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

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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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