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    1793 C-1, B-1 Half Cent, VF30
    Our First U.S. Mint Half Cent

    1793 1/2 C C-1, B-1, High R.3, VF30 PCGS. CAC. The Cohen-1, Breen-1 die pair is considered the first of the 1793 half cents coined at the Philadelphia Mint before the other three 1793 varieties. Therefore, this variety is the true first of the denomination. Scattered circulation marks are noted on both sides of this pleasing first year half cent. An attractive example with hard chocolate-brown surfaces and strong eye appeal. Our EAC grade VF20.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2222, Variety PCGS# 35003, Base PCGS# 1000)

    Weight: 6.74 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    22nd Thursday 7:20 pm CT
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    22nd-25th Thursday-Sunday
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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 3069-3558) - 7:30 PM Central Time, Thursday, April 22, 2021.
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