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Lot 7018

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Type Coin
Title Lot 7018
Date 1797
Side obverse
Grade 20
Service NGC
Service Catalog # 35903
Denomination 1C
Description 1797 1C Reverse of 1795, Gripped Edge, S-121b, B-3b, R.3, VF20 NGC. Our EAC Grade Fine 12. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The heavy obverse die crack between rim and ribbon attributes this scarce Gripped Edge cent. An arc-shaped crack reaches the shoulder curls, and the buckling is evident on the right side of the wreath. A pleasing and essentially problem-free lavender-brown example. Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $10.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $1880.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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