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    1847 Cent, MS64+ Brown
    N-2, Large Over Small 47, Early Die State

    1847 1C Large Over Small 47, N-2, R.3, MS64+ Brown PCGS. CAC. Die State a. The most plentiful Large Over Small 47 variety, N-2 is nonetheless scarce in Choice Mint State condition. This example is in the early die state, with die lines protruding from the dentils at star 13 and others faintly visible between the IT in UNITED and below the C in CENT. No cracks have yet formed. Most stars show bold definition, and the central devices are sharp. Satiny auburn-brown and olive surfaces yield only trivial signs of contact. Our EAC grade AU58. (NGC ID# 226D, Variety PCGS# 37367, Base PCGS# 1880)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2020
    8th-12th Wednesday-Sunday
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