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    1840 Small Date Cent, N-3, MS65 Brown
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    1840 1C Small Date, N-3, R.1, MS65 Brown PCGS. Die State b, obverse cracked, lump die defects visible beneath the date. One small mark appears on Liberty's jaw, but this piece is otherwise without notable abrasions. Satiny luster illuminates burgundy-brown surfaces, and hints of copper-red color cling to the protected portions of the fields. The stars show typical softness, but the central devices are bold. Our EAC grade MS62.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2266, Variety PCGS# 395815, Base PCGS# 1823)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    11th-14th Thursday-Sunday
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