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    1809 Large Cent, AU Details
    S-280, Only Variety of the Date

    1809 1C -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. AU. S-280, B-1, R.2. Breen Die State V. The only dies for the date. Formerly called 1809/8, but the undertype digit is part of a smaller 9, possibly from the set used on half eagles. Like most examples seen, the planchet is dark and shows slight porosity in some areas and the reverse is sharper than the obverse. Our EAC grade VF35.
    From The Oakes Collection of Large Cents.


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