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    1797 S-140 Cent, VF Details
    Double Struck, Stems, Reverse of 1797

    1797 Reverse of 1797, Stems, S-140, B-22, R.1--Multi-Struck, Tooled--NGC Details. VF. A spectacular mint error. The coin was struck approximately 15% off center toward 1 o'clock, relative to the reverse. The coiner noticed the error, and struck the coin again, flipped and rotated 110 degrees counter-clockwise from its initial impression. The undertype is apparent on the obverse, with portions of MERIC, ONE, and NITED evident. The definition is sharp for the Very Fine level. The medium brown surfaces are burnished, and the reverse exhibits many small pits, mostly along the left periphery.
    Ex: Donald G. Partrick.


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    17th-18th Wednesday-Thursday
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