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    Scarce Uncirculated 1821 Large Cent

    1821 1C MS61 Brown NGC. N-2, R.1. Only 389,000 cents were produced in 1821, and Mint State survivors are scarce to rare in all grades with virtually none of the survivors retaining any trace of mint red. This is a well defined example, especially on Liberty's hair curls, and each side shows deep, glossy brown patina with a faint undertone of red and blue. One mark stands out as distinctive on this attractive piece: a short horizontal abrasion is seen across the lower portion of Liberty's neck.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2258, PCGS# 1621)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2003
    26th-28th Saturday-Monday
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