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Lot 7016


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Type Coin
Title Lot 7016
Date 1796
Side reverse
Grade 8
Service Details NGC
Service Catalog # 35882
Denomination 1C
Description 1796 1C LIHERTY, S-103, B-27, R.4 -- Obverse Damage -- NGC Details. VG. Our EAC Grade AG3. Two leaves (instead of three) near the O in OF confirm the scarcer of the two LIHERTY varieties. The engraver initially entered the B in LIBERTY upside-down, then repunched the letter correctly. A nicely defined example aside from softness on the bottom half of the date. We note three light, thin marks on ONE CENT and a vertical pinscratch on the portrait. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $411.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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