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VG Sharpness Sheldon-2
AMERICA 1793 Chain Cent

1793 Chain 1C AMERICA -- Corrosion -- NGC Details. VG. S-2, B-2, High R.4. A better die marriage of the historic Chain cent type. The portrait shows surprising detail and the actual sharpness may exceed VG, but the surfaces are granular with some metal loss at the date near 5:30. The reverse border displays gray verdigris, faintly pinscratched from an attempt at removal. Similar problems affect most remaining examples and should not deter collector evaluation. Our EAC grade Fair 2.

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August, 2012
2nd-5th Thursday-Sunday
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