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    1795 1/2 C Plain Edge -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. XF. C-5b, B-5b, R.4. The thick planchet subvariety. The pole is absent, and a heavy diagonal break near the top of the wreath confirms the variety. HALF CENT is clear, a feature seen on few C-5b half cents. The olive-brown surfaces are somewhat granular and have been wiped to reduce verdigris. Liberty and the cap exhibit wispy pinscratches. Our EAC grade VF20.
    From The Fairfax Collection.

    Weight: 6.74 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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