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    1888/7 Snow-1 Indian Cent, XF40
    Popular and Scarce
    Guide Book Variety

    1888/7 1C Snow-1, FS-301, XF40 PCGS Secure. Smooth, even chocolate-brown surfaces show only a few minor marks, with sharply struck devices to represent the problem-free XF grade. This Cherrypickers' and Guide Book example is among the classic varieties sought by Indian Head cent collectors. The "ear" of an underdigit 7 clearly shows beneath the second 8 in the date, and the tip of the 7 shows below the lower loop of 8 as well. A diagnostic die break is visible on the rim above E of UNITED. Population (for the variety): 5 in 40, 18 finer (11/18). (NGC ID# 228G, Variety PCGS# 37543, Base PCGS# 2169)

    Weight: 3.11 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin & Zinc


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    December, 2018
    13th-14th Thursday-Friday
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