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    1841 Half Cent, PR65 Brown
    Lovely Original Striking

    1841 1/2 C Original, B-1, R.5, PR65 Brown NGC. Identified as an original striking by the large berries on the reverse. Approximately 20 to 30 examples still exist, some low grade or impaired. This is a fully struck Gem showing lovely iridescent hues of apple-green, lilac, and gold as the coin rotates beneath a light. The surfaces are well-preserved, and a small contact mark in the field area due southwest of obverse star 11 is the only potential pedigree marker. Our EAC grade PR60. Census: 6 in 65 Brown, 1 finer (4/14).(Registry values: P2)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26Z6, PCGS# 1254)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    4th-8th Wednesday-Sunday
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