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    Attractive 1848 First Restrike Half Cent, PR64 Brown

    1848 1/2 C First Restrike PR64 Brown NGC. B-2, High R.5. Both sides of this sharply detailed near-Gem proof have rich and deep violet, emerald, and blue toning. The fields have full but shallow mirrors around lustrous devices. A few minor blemishes include small marks on Liberty's cheek. Only a little over 30 of these First Restrike 1848 half cents are thought to exist today. MRB PR60. Census: 3 in 64 Brown, 4 finer (2/10).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 26ZK, PCGS# 1299)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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