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Lot 30540

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Type Coin
Title Lot 30540
Date 1788
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Grade 8
Service NGC
Description 1788 COPPER Vermont Mailed Bust Right, Struck over Irish Halfpenny VG8 NGC. RR-25, W-2195, R.3. Attractive olive and maroon surfaces appear smooth to the naked eye, and only show faint granularity to the aided eye. This piece shows traces of undertype, including a few harp strings that identify an Irish halfpenny as the source of the planchet. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. Realized $646.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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