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    1793 Wreath Cent, VG10
    S-9, Vine and Bars Edge

    1793 1C Wreath, Vine and Bars Edge, S-9, B-12, R.2, VG10 PCGS. This widely collected variety features a horizontal twig beneath the three leaves, and a Tall 7 in the date. Liberty's three lowest hair locks are close to the border. The reverse has a large, kidney-shaped bow. While the reverse is granular, the obverse is comparatively smooth with a nearly full date and sharp LIBERTY. Substantial wear is the sole grade-determining obverse factor, since there are no distracting marks. The reverse is less-smooth, but the elements are well-defined for the grade. Olive-brown and steel color adds appeal. Our EAC grade VG8. (NGC ID# 223H, Variety PCGS# 35459, Base PCGS# 1347)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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