1793 1/2C, BN MS (PCGS# 1000)

2005 June Long Beach Signature Auction #376

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1793 1/2 C Fine 15 PCGS. B-2, C-2, R.3. Smooth walnut-brown and light tan color enriches this attractively detailed first year Half Cent. A few minor planchet striations, as made, one of which (between the ME in AMERICA) has unimportant gray verdigris within the crevice. Encapsulated in an old green label PCGS holder. Cohen-2 shares the same obverse die as Cohen-1, which was the first die marriage struck for the denomination. From the Dr. Kurt Peters Collection. From the Dr. Kurt Peters Collection.
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