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    Popular, First Year 1793 Chain Cent

    1793 Chain 1C AMERICA VG10 NGC. S-3, Low R.3. The R in LIBERTY is high and leans right. The 17 in the date is more widely spaced than the 93. UNITED is faint, while the remaining legends are legible. The chain device, denomination, and fraction are bold, and Liberty is well outlined and retains some details of her eye. A chestnut-brown representative with mildly granular surfaces as are so often seen on these coins. The dies are slightly rotated counterclockwise.(#1341) (Registry values: N2998) (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, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
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