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    1797 Half Cent, AU Sharpness
    Plain Edge, C-2

    1797 1/2 C Plain Edge -- Scratch -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. C-2, B-2, R.3. A mildly glossy and verdigris-free medium brown half cent with an even strike and noticeable luster. The reverse is problem-free but the obverse displays several faded hair-thin marks on the portrait, cap, and field. According to Ron Manley, "specimens are very rare in grades above Very Fine." Our EAC grade VF20.(Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# 2WCM, PCGS# 1036)

    Weight: 6.74 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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