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    Immaculately Preserved PR65 Brown 1857 Half Cent

    1857 1/2 C PR65 Brown PCGS. Breen-2, C-1, R.4. The T in CENT is recut, and the reverse is lightly strike doubled. The fields have iridescent yellow-green and gold patina. The strike is amazingly sharp, with details on the wreath leaves and hair curls that no business strike could hope to approach. There is a raised lintmark (as struck) on Liberty's jaw, with the surfaces otherwise completely undisturbed. The last year of the denomination. Population: 3 in 65, 0 finer (5/02). (NGC ID# 26ZY, PCGS# 1332)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    July, 2002
    27th-30th Saturday-Tuesday
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