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    Pleasing 1793 S-8 Wreath Cent

    1793 1C Wreath Cent--Vine and Bars--VG10 NGC. VG8 EAC. S-8, Low R.3. This appears to be an earlier die state, although wear obscures some details. Walter Breen estimated a mintage of slightly more than 8,000 coins, suggesting that most were struck June 27-28. He also compared the reverse to the second reverse of the 1793 half cents. Breen believed that both reverse dies may have been made at the same time. This cent has sepia-brown surfaces with very faint porosity and a few tiny rim bruises.
    Ex: Belinda Coin Co. (1981).(#1347) (Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 223H, PCGS# 1347)


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
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    This hard bound volume contains the magnificent Wes Rasmussen Large Cent Collection, formed by a former President of the Early American Coppers society which was auctioned at the 2005 Florida United Numismatic Auction. Reserve your copy of this remarkable volume for just $75 today.
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