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    1799/8 S-188, B-2 Cent, VF Details
    Important Overdate Variety

    1799/8 1C S-188, B-2, R.4 -- Environmental Damage -- PCGS Genuine. VF Details. The 1799/8 S-188 cent has been recognized as an important variety since the 19th century, and it maintains a high degree of popularity with collectors. Despite the surface roughness on both sides and the associated emerald appearance, this piece offers collectors with exceptional sharpness of the design with the entire date boldly visible. Our EAC grade VG8. (NGC ID# 2247, Variety PCGS# 36131, Base PCGS# 1446)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2016
    6th-11th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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