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    Lettered Edge, Normal Date 1795 Half Cent
    C-1, B-1, AU50

    1795 1/2 C Lettered Edge AU50 NGC. C-1, B-1, R.2. The sole Lettered Edge, non-Punctuated Date die pair for the year. Though described as "Brown" by NGC, this lightly worn but glossy early half cent has clear reddish-violet overtones when it is tilted in the light. A well-defined and all-around attractive example for the type or variety collector. MRB VF35.(Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# 2225, PCGS# 1009)

    Weight: 6.74 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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