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    1804 1C Restrike MS64 Brown PCGS. Breen Die State II. The usual lapped die state with weakened hair detail. The so-called Restrike was privately struck from broken and mismatched coinage dies acquired in a Mint scrap metal sale. The die rotation is about 90 degrees clockwise from coin turn, unusual for the issue, which typically is close to coin turn, though unlapped examples have close to medal turn. A problem-free mahogany-brown representative of this once-controversial issue. Our EAC grade MS60.
    Purchased 9/17/2011.
    From The COL Steve Ellsworth Die State Collection. (NGC ID# 224J, PCGS# 45344)


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