||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.