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    1793 Chain Cent, AMERICA, Good 4
    S-2, B-2

    1793 1C Chain, AMERICA, S-2, B-2, High R.4, Good 4 ANACS. Five die varieties of 1793 Chain Cents exist, and four of these share a common reverse die, which has AMERICA on the left border instead of the abbreviation of Sheldon-1, AMERI. Among the four AMERICA reverses, Sheldon-2 is the rarest, aside from the non-collectible NC-1 variety. S-2 is readily identified by its wide date. On the present first-year copper, the date is faint, but all four digits are legible. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is also faint but can be distinguished, while LIBERTY and the central devices and legends are clear. The obverse has a few wispy pinscratches, while portions of the reverse field are slightly granular. Our EAC grade AG3.
    Ex: FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2004), lot 5028.
    From The Ohio Valley Collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 223F, Variety PCGS# 35435, Base PCGS# 1341)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    September, 2016
    7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
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