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    1808 S-279 Cent, AU55
    Conditionally Challenging Issue

    1808 1C S-279, B-3, R.1, AU55 PCGS. A lovely chocolate-brown representative of this conditionally rare variety. Examination beneath a loupe fails to find any significant marks, although a mint-made strike-through affects star 7. We note a small spot west of the wreath ribbon and a larger spot after the D in UNITED. A sharply struck example of the S-279 die pair, with 08 close in the date. Our EAC grade XF40.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 9/2015), lot 3695.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 224P, Variety PCGS# 36463, Base PCGS# 1543)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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