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    15 Stars 1797 Half Dime
    V-2, LM-1, XF Details

    1797 H10C 15 Stars--Improperly Cleaned--NGC. XF Details. V-2, LM-1, R.3. All three obverse types of the 1797 half dime are scarce, the 15 Stars obverse included. This example has a strong strike and impressive remaining detail despite distinct wear. The surfaces have largely retoned green-gold and gray, though numerous hairlines remain visible upon close inspection.
    From The Good Harbour Bay Collection.(Registry values: P6)


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