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    1848-D $2 1/2 -- Cleaned -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. Variety 10-N. The usual reverse with the D mintmark further from the fraction bar and closer to the stem than on the rarer Variety 10-O. Seldom does an issue with a mintage of 13,771 coins and a survivorship of around 325 pieces have a reputation for being "available," but such is the case for the 1848-D. In reality, examples only appear at auction a few times a year, usually in XF and AU grades. Mint State representatives prove much scarcer. Although this coin has been cleaned, its bright yellow-gold surfaces display impressively sharp detail. Lightly abraded with a mark over the ear.

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

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    October, 2019
    17th-24th Thursday-Thursday
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