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    1808 $5 --Graffiti, Cleaned--ANACS. XF Details, Net VF20. Miller-107, R.3. Pin-like scratches appear in front of the bust, with star 10 being softly struck. The coin has been lightly cleaned, but the original color can be seen in the area of the date and between the lines of the shield, where the cleansing is not consistent with the balance of the surfaces. Minor weakness can be seen on the obverse denticles between 12 o'clock and 4 o'clock, but the central elements are nicely pronounced, with no indications of softness beyond the even wear to the highpoints as are appropriate to the assigned grade.
    From the Alastair Macdonald Collection. (NGC ID# 4U57, PCGS# 8102)

    Weight: 8.75 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    November, 2001
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