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    1797 Draped Bust Half Dime, XF45
    V-4, LM-2

    1797 H10C 16 Stars XF45 PCGS. V-4, LM-2, R.4. The LM-4 variety is identified by the 16 obverse stars, and the position of the outer berry between NI in UNITED on the reverse. Much fine detail remains on the obverse, including some dramatic clash marks in the right field. The reverse displays less detail, and a die break is evident through E in UNITED. The pleasing surfaces are lustrous, with wisps of gold and blue patina.
    From The Eagle Harbor Collection, Part Two.(Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# 22ZZ, PCGS# 4259)

    Weight: 1.35 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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