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    Desirable 1843 B-1a Half Cent, PR63 Brown

    1843 1/2 C Original PR63 Brown PCGS Secure. CAC. Large Berries. Breen-1a, R.6. The Original proof half cents struck from 1840 to 1849 are highly desired when compared to the later Restrikes. This pleasing specimen has lovely medium brown surfaces with gold overtones. The strike is bold and the fields are fully mirrored. Contact marks, hairlines, and other abrasions are minimal. MRB PR60. Population: 5 in 63 Brown, 6 finer (7/10).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 223E, PCGS# 1266)

    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
    August, 2010
    11th-15th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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