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    1793 1C Wreath, Vine and Bars Edge -- Corrosion -- NGC Details. VF. S-8, B-13, R.3. Public criticism of the Chain design, perceived as a representation of slavery rather than the intended symbol of unity and strength, brought the introduction of the Wreath type cent partway through 1793. This lightly circulated example displays bold central devices and complete borders. NGC notes mild surface granularity, but it is uniform and hardly detracting to the unaided eye. Deep auburn-brown patina covers both sides, giving this piece a pleasing degree of visual appeal. Our EAC grade Fine 12.

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