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    1793 Half Cent, VG8
    C-4, Single-Year Type

    1793 1/2 C C-4, B-4, Low R.3, VG8 NGC. The first-year Liberty Cap half cent faces left, unlike its 1794 to 1797 successors. This mahogany-brown example appears to be sharper than the designated grade. Liberty's eye and the wreath berries are clear. The surprisingly unabraded surfaces are microgranular throughout. Certified in a circa-2000 holder. Our EAC grade Good 5. (NGC ID# 2222, Variety PCGS# 35012, Base PCGS# 1000)

    Weight: 6.74 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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

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    July, 2019
    11th-14th Thursday-Sunday
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