1859 1C J-228 MS (PCGS# 11932)
The November 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 9074
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Lustrous with a bold strike and a few traces of light carbon scattered over the surfaces. This is the regular dies as adopted in 1860 with the small shield at the top of the reverse. Tawny-tan with a dash of toning, particularly on the reverse. Struck in copper-nickel with plain edge.