Description

    1797 S-138 Draped Bust Cent, AU58
    Early Die State

    1797 1C Reverse of 1797, Stems AU58 PCGS. S-138, B-20, R.1. Breen Die State III, or slightly later, with a die crack from the Y down into the field opposite the chin. This piece has virtual Mint State sharpness with minor surface roughness on each side, but overall it is an attractive example with mottled tan and medium brown surfaces. MRB XF45.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 2242, PCGS# 1422)

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    November, 2011
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