1855 1C Knob on Ear, BN MS (PCGS# 1913)
The November 2010 Baltimore Auction
Auctioneer: Bowers & Merena
Lot Number: 455
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1855 Braided Hair Cent. N-9. Rarity-1. Grellman Die State D. Slanting 5s, Knob on Ear. MS-64 BN (NGC). Antique-copper patina to both sides, the surfaces with only trivial flyspecks to report and no sizeable blemishes. The overall strike is suitably bold for the type, especially on the reverse. Popular <em>Guide Book </em>variety!