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    1844 B-1 Original Half Cent, PR66★ Red Cameo
    Likely the Finest

    1844 Original, B-1, High R.5, PR66★ Red Cameo NGC. CAC. Our EAC grade PR65. 86.8 grains. This amazing 1844 Red Cameo piece is the ultimate proof half cent. Both sides are fully mirrored with a few trivial carbon flecks that will serve as identifies for future researchers. About three dozen 1844 Original proof half cents are known, and this piece is likely the finest of all. Census: 1 in PR66 Red Cameo (1 in PR66 ), 0 finer (3/21).
    Ex: Dr. Thomas Addis Emmet (circa 1895); New York Public Library (Bowers and Ruddy, 10/1982), lot 2143; Jon Hanson; Donald G. Partrick.(Registry values: P4)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26ZA, PCGS# 1274)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2021
    22nd-25th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 26
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