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    1799 S-189, B-3 Cent, Good Details
    Rare Off Center Strike

    1799 1C Normal Date -- Struck 5% Off Center, Damaged -- NGC Details. Good. S-189, B-3, R.2. Our EAC Grade AG3. A large C is punched into the obverse of this olive and steel-brown cent, with considerable green corrosion and red patina. However, this intriguing piece has a full date, and most importantly, it is struck about 5 to 10% off-center to 10:30. This is the only off-center 1799 large cent we have seen or heard of.
    Ex: Baltimore bourse (3/2012).
    From The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection.

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2014
    10th Friday
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