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    1855 N-9 Cent, MS65 Red and Brown
    Knob on Ear

    1855 1C Knob on Ear MS65 Red and Brown PCGS. CAC. N-9, R.1. Although it is a plentiful variety and actively collected in its various die states, few examples of the 1855 Knob on Ear cent retain any amount of original red mint color. This piece exhibits about one-third of its mint color on the obverse and about half on the reverse. This intermediate die state specimen has a prominent die chip on the ear, with faint cracks in the vicinity. Our EAC grade MS63. Population: 3 in 65 Red and Brown, 0 finer (12/12).(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 226M, PCGS# 1914)

    Weight: 10.89 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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