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    VG Details 1793 Chain Cent, Sheldon-3 Variety

    1793 Chain 1C AMERICA--Damaged--ANACS. VG Details, Net Good 4. S-3, Low R.3. The R in LIBERTY is high and leans right. A scrape affects the 93 in the date. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is bold, although the tops of ED in UNITED are worn into the rim. Only the upper half of the 7 in the date is clear, but the portrait is well outlined, LIBERTY is sharp, and the upper left hair has surprising detail. A trivial rim ding or two, but the mahogany-brown surfaces are free from relevant contact or verdigris. (#1341) (Registry values: P5, N2000) (NGC ID# 223F, PCGS# 1341)

    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
    January, 2004
    7th-10th Wednesday-Saturday
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