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Lot 30100

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Type Coin
Title Lot 30100
Date 1787
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Grade 30
Service NGC
Description 1787 COPPER Connecticut Copper, Draped Bust Left VF30 NGC. M. 21-DD, W-3060, R.5. 137.3 grains. Here is another variety from unique dies that appear in no other combinations. Minimal ebony verdigris appears on the obverse of this splendid mahogany and chestnut-brown copper, showing hard, semi-glossy surfaces. The strike is nicely centered on the flan with complete legends and a full date. A rare variety, the Miller 21-DD is typically found in the Good to Very Fine grades. Five examples in the ANS collection all grade Good to Fine. The 1975 Pine Tree-EAC coin grades Fine to Very Fine, Taylor and Ford grade Very Fine, and Perkins grades Fine. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $1,116.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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