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    1796 S-99, B-22 Cent, VF Details
    Prominent Obverse Die Crack

    1796 1C Draped Bust, Reverse of 1795 -- Burnished -- NGC Details. VF. S-99, B-22, R.5. Our EAC Grade VG10. Breen Die State II with an arcing die crack through the hair ribbons to the B in LIBERTY, and the area outside that crack showing early signs of a retained cud. Pleasing olive, chocolate, and steel-brown with smooth and glossy surfaces. Bland grades this piece Fine 15 and tied for fourth best, and Noyes grades it VG10 and tied for fifth finest.
    Ex: Richard August (2/1978); Denis W. Loring (3/1978); Robinson S. Brown, Jr. (Superior, 9/1986), lot 132; Robert E. Matthews (Superior, 5/1989), lot 238; Dennis Mendelson (5/29/1992); Dan Holmes (Goldberg Coins, 9/2009), lot 167.
    From The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection. (NGC ID# 223W, Variety PCGS# 35831, Base PCGS# 1401)

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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