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Lot 7010

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Type Coin
Title Lot 7010
Date 1787
Side obverse
Grade 40
Service NGC
Service Catalog # 916
Denomination 1C
Description Fugio Copper Copy Electrotype, Reverse Shell, Uncertified. The reverse shell of an electrotype of an unfinished 19th century Fugio copper copy. Made from a N. GG reverse hub. The left-side rings are weakly brought up, as seen on Ford:317 plated under N. 102-GG in the Newman Fugio reference. Probably made by Sylvester Crosby as research for his master work, The Early Coins of America. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $763.75. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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