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    1793 Half Cent--Problem-Free For The Grade

    1793 Fine 12 ANACS. B-3, C-3, R.3. First year of issue for the denomination and one of the most coveted of all U.S. coin types, the 1793 half cent was also only issued in this one year and there are only four varieties. This piece has medium brown color over the highest portions of the devices which contrasts against the much deeper, chocolate-brown seen in the fields and recesses of the design elements. (NGC ID# 2222, 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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    Auction Dates
    January, 1999
    6th-8th Wednesday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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