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    Choice Proof 1836 Half Cent
    Original Striking, B-1

    1836 1/2 C Original PR64 Brown PCGS. CAC. B-1, Low R.6. Original dies with Large Berries reverse. Original striking with incompletely squared-off dentils. This boldly struck proof-only near-Gem is toned deep brown but reveals rich rose-red, orange-gold, and aquamarine shades when the coin is tilted beneath a light. A pleasing specimen of this challenging date. MRB PR62. Population: 5 in 64 Brown, 4 finer (11/10).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 223C, PCGS# 1207)

    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
    January, 2011
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
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