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    1797 1C Reverse of 1797, Stems, NC-2, B-10, R.6 -- Environmental Damage -- NGC Details. VG. A rim break appears over D ST, although other die state characteristics are lost in the heavily porous surfaces of this steel and medium brown cent. Just over 20 examples of the NC-2 are known, but the finest is only VF20 and the second finest is just VG10. This example is tied for 17th out of 21 specimens known, according to Noyes. Our EAC grade Good 5.
    Ex: Los Colinas Sale (Steve Ivy, 9/1981), lot 19; later, Chris Victor-McCawley (2/1999); The Phillip Clover Collection of U.S. Large Cents (Heritage, 9/2012), lot 3134, which realized $646.25.
    From The Donald Stoebner Collection of Early Date Large Cents.


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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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