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    1793 Cohen-3 Half Cent
    XF Sharpness

    1793 1/2 C C-3, B-3, R.3 -- Repaired -- PCGS Genuine. XF Details. A well-defined example of the scarce single-year Head Left, Liberty Cap type, coined during the first year of operations at the Philadelphia Mint. The mauve and tan-brown surfaces are glossy, and the upper left obverse field has a shallow depression. The reverse shows rim knocks at 2 and 8 o'clock. Nonetheless, much sharper than the typical specimen, and without the environmental damage endemic to the issue. Our EAC grade Fine 15.
    From The Maurice Storck Collection.


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    October, 2020
    14th-17th Wednesday-Saturday
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