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    1853 N-25 Cent, MS65 Red
    CAC Approval, Ex: Garrett, Naftzger

    1853 1C N-25, R.1, MS65 Red PCGS. CAC. Ex: Naftzger Collection. Grellman Die State b. This Red 1853 Gem Large cent previously resided in both the Naftzger and Garrett collections and meets the unsurpassed level of quality that collectors have come to associate with those two names. Both sides are gleaming copper-orange and radiant mint luster. A few gunmetal accents are present on each side, and an identifying planchet void occurs in the field above Liberty's nose. Repunching is visible below the 1 and 3. An ideal type or Registry Set coin. Our EAC grade MS64.
    Ex: Garrett Collection, (Bowers & Ruddy, 11/1979), lot 199; Ted Naftzger Collection of Late Date Large Cents (Goldberg Auctions, 9/2009), lot 1173; Regency Auction 33 (Legend Rare Coin Auctions, 6/2019), lot 49.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 226K, Variety PCGS# 403925, Base PCGS# 1903)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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

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