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    1857 1/2 C MS65 Red and Brown NGC. C-1, B-1, R.2. Satiny and unabraded with a suitable strike and rich forest-green centers and orange-gold margins. The high-points are plum-red. A low mintage date though a number were set aside upon issue. Housed in a former generation holder. Our EAC grade AU55.
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: P2)

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 1240)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
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