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1793 S-4, B-5 Cent, XF Details
Chain Design, With Periods

1793 Chain 1C Periods -- Environment Damage -- PCGS Genuine. XF Details. S-4, B-5, R.3. There are three distinctive types for the nation's first coins, the 1793 Chain cents. The Chain AMERI. variety was first, followed by the Chain AMERICA subtype, and concluding with the Periods variety that is offered here. Both sides of this sharply detailed Chain cent have light roughness with an ancient obverse scratch that is blended into its surroundings and virtually invisible. Distinct olive patina at the centers gradually changes to attractive lighter tan along the borders. This piece has sharp details and good overall eye appeal. Our EAC grade Fine 15.(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 223F, PCGS# 91341)

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December, 2013
5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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