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    1799 1C AG3 PCGS. CAC. S-189, B-3, R.2. Most of the date is clear, and OF AMERICA is bold. UNITED and LIBERTY are essentially worn smooth. The bust is fully outlined. Although this cent probably spent years in commerce, both sides are void of corrosion and consequential contact. Collectors have long regarded the 1799 as the key date of the large cent denomination. MRB AG3.
    From The Scott Cedars Collection.(Registry values: N991) (NGC ID# 2246, PCGS# 1443)

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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