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    Scarce 1794 S-18b Cent

    1794 1C Head of 1793 VF Details NCS. VG10 EAC. S-18b, Die State III, R.4. Several high grade examples are known of early die states of this variety--thought by Breen to be set aside as novelties at the time of issue. This appears to be a Die State IV coin, and is obviously not a piece that was well preserved. Showing a sharpness grade of VF25, the surfaces are downgraded by active spots of corrosion on each side. A few small planchet flakes are also noted and the reverse shows more porosity than the obverse. Deep chocolate brown patina overall with somewhat lighter accents over the highpoints of the devices. NCS Corroded.
    Ex: Jack H. Robinson (8/83).(#1362) (Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 223M, PCGS# 1362)


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
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