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

    1797 H10C 15 Stars, V-2, LM-1, R.3 -- Cleaning -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. Medium olive-green, powder-blue, and cream-gray toning embraces this faintly hairlined but nonetheless pleasing early type representative. LM-1 is invariably lightly brought up at the centers, but the present coin has well-defined borders. No marks are remotely consequential.
    From The House of Davis McKinney. (NGC ID# 22ZZ, Variety PCGS# 38597, Base PCGS# 4258)

    Weight: 1.35 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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