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    Collectible Very Good 1799 Cent

    1799 1C VG10 NGC. S-189, High R.2. The date and all other legends are clear on this darkly toned representative. Liberty's hair curls behind the neck and ear have substantial remaining details. Under a lens and a strong light, moderate pinscratches appear on the cheek and the back of the neck, but these do not distract. Famous for its scarcity, NGC has certified only 21 examples of the 1799 in all grades. It is unquestionably a key date to a date set of Large Cents.(#1443) (Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 2246, PCGS# 1443)

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2004
    18th-21st Wednesday-Saturday
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