The 2024 EAC Convention Auction

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The annual Early American Copper convention auction. Held at the Wyndham Indianapolis West, 2544 Executive Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46241.

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1796 S-109 R3 Draped Bust PCGS F Detail, Environmental Damage259 - 1796 S-109 R3 Draped Bust PCGS F Detail, Environmental Damage
Early Cents Auctions
The obverse is several points sharper than the reverse, perhaps a 10/5 split. Fine roughness covers the fields and protected areas, strongest under E
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Sold for (600.00 + 120.00BP) = 720.00
 
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1796 S-110 R3 Draped Bust G5260 - 1796 S-110 R3 Draped Bust G5
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VG10 but covered with fine granularity. No verdigris but there are some fine scratches on both sides including some around the digits in th
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Sold for (300.00 + 60.00BP) = 360.00
 
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1796 S-111 R5- Draped Bust VF20261 - 1796 S-111 R5- Draped Bust VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness at least 10 points better but there are 4 dull rim nicks under the 796. The obverse is attractive and smooth but the upper half of the reve
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Sold for (4,600.00 + 920.00BP) = 5,520.00
 
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1796 S-111 R5- Draped Bust G6262 - 1796 S-111 R5- Draped Bust G6
Early Cents Auctions
Rather glossy olive brown and steel. The planchet is mostly smooth but there is microscopic roughness in protected areas on the reverse. No verdigri
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (440.00 + 88.00BP) = 528.00
 
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1796 S-112 R4+ Draped Bust VG7263 - 1796 S-112 R4+ Draped Bust VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Much sharper, at least VF20, but covered with fine to moderate pitting, strongest on the upper half of the reverse. No marks. Traces of light greeni
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Sold for (440.00 + 88.00BP) = 528.00
 
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1796 S-113 R5 Draped Bust F15264 - 1796 S-113 R5 Draped Bust F15
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper but covered with uniform very fine roughness under glossy dark olive brown toning. No verdigris and the only mark is a small, bare
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Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00BP) = 1,800.00
 
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1796 S-113 R5 Draped Bust G4+265 - 1796 S-113 R5 Draped Bust G4+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy steel brown and light chocolate. No roughness or verdigris but there are may small marks. A depression in the planchet just right of the 6 an
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Sold for (320.00 + 64.00BP) = 384.00
 
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1796 S-115 R3 Draped Bust ANACS graded F12 Details, Corroded & Scratched266 - 1796 S-115 R3 Draped Bust ANACS graded F12 Details, Corroded & Scratched
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VG10 but covered with fine corrosion, strongest on the obverse where there are areas of moderate roughness. No verdigris. The only contact
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Sold for (220.00 + 44.00BP) = 264.00
 
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1796 S-115 R3 Draped Bust VG8267 - 1796 S-115 R3 Draped Bust VG8
Early Cents Auctions
A couple points sharper with uniform extremely fine roughness covering the planchet. No verdigris and only a few minor marks including a few small ch
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (800.00 + 160.00BP) = 960.00
 
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1796 S-116 R5- Draped Bust PCGS graded VG8268 - 1796 S-116 R5- Draped Bust PCGS graded VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Partly glossy steel brown and chocolate. Looks smooth but a glass reveals traces of microscopic roughness and a speck of verdigris at the top of the
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Sold for (850.00 + 170.00BP) = 1,020.00
 
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1796 S-117 R5+ Draped Bust VG8269 - 1796 S-117 R5+ Draped Bust VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF20 but the surfaces are covered with fine to moderate roughness mixed with a few small pits, and there are traces of greenish verdigris at
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (440.00 + 88.00BP) = 528.00
 
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1796 S-118 R5+ Draped Bust Fair-2270 - 1796 S-118 R5+ Draped Bust Fair-2
Early Cents Auctions
Dull dark steel and covered with fine roughness. The obverse is weaker than the reverse, perhaps a 1+/3 split, but the date is complete and easily re
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Sold for (270.00 + 54.00BP) = 324.00
 
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1796 NC-4 R5+ Fair-2271 - 1796 NC-4 R5+ Fair-2
Early Cents Auctions
The obverse is AG3, the reverse is Basal State-1. Glossy chocolate brown and steel. Smooth, just heavily worn. There are some light rim bruises at
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Sold for (340.00 + 68.00BP) = 408.00
 
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1797 S-120a R3 Reverse of 1796, Plain Edge ANACS graded G6272 - 1797 S-120a R3 Reverse of 1796, Plain Edge ANACS graded G6
Early Cents Auctions
Mostly glossy medium steel brown and chocolate. There are some faint hairline scratches inside the wreath and a couple small spots of very fine carbo
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Sold for (400.00 + 80.00BP) = 480.00
 
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1797 S-120b R2 Reverse of 1796, Gripped Edge F12273 - 1797 S-120b R2 Reverse of 1796, Gripped Edge F12
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF20 but there is an obvious punch mark or attempted puncture under the fraction. Otherwise just minor marks including small rim nicks on th
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Sold for (440.00 + 88.00BP) = 528.00
 
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1797 S-121a R7- Reverse of 1796, Plain Edge AG3+274 - 1797 S-121a R7- Reverse of 1796, Plain Edge AG3+
Early Cents Auctions
The obverse is G5 but the reverse is significantly weaker, as always for this variety, perhaps Fair-2+. The surfaces are smooth and the edge shows no
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,800.00 + 360.00BP) = 2,160.00
 
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1797 S-124 R5 VG8275 - 1797 S-124 R5 VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness F12 but covered with fine roughness and there are some contact marks on the reverse. The roughness is strongest in the field off the lower
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,500.00 + 300.00BP) = 1,800.00
 
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1797 S-124 R5 NGC graded VG8276 - 1797 S-124 R5 NGC graded VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Partly glossy light to medium chocolate brown. No corrosion or verdigris, but there are some marks including myriad very fine hairline scratches on t
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Sold for (550.00 + 110.00BP) = 660.00
 
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1797 S-125 R5 VG8277 - 1797 S-125 R5 VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF20 but covered with fine to moderate granularity, strongest at the throat. Shallow verdigris covers the protected areas on both sides. J
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Sold for (550.00 + 110.00BP) = 660.00
 
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1797 S-128 R3 M over E in AMERICA VF30278 - 1797 S-128 R3 M over E in AMERICA VF30
Early Cents Auctions
Five points sharper but there are too many minor contact marks for the sharpness grade. A pair of tiny pin pricks over the upper end of the hair ribb
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,800.00 + 360.00BP) = 2,160.00
 
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1797 S-132 R5+ Stemless Wreath NGC XF Details, Corrosion279 - 1797 S-132 R5+ Stemless Wreath NGC XF Details, Corrosion
Early Cents Auctions
Partly glossy dark olive brown and lighter steel brown with areas of lighter brown on the reverse. Mostly smooth on the obverse but lightly corroded
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (700.00 + 140.00BP) = 840.00
 
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1797 S-133 R5 Stemless Wreath F12+280 - 1797 S-133 R5 Stemless Wreath F12+
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness at least VF30, one of the sharpest known of the variety, but there is a patch of fine reddish corrosion and greenish verdigris at ON and CEN
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Sold for (850.00 + 170.00BP) = 1,020.00
 
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1797 S-136 R3 NGC graded VF20281 - 1797 S-136 R3 NGC graded VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty chocolate brown and steel. The obverse is covered with extremely fine granularity and there is shallow crud in the protected areas on that sid
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (650.00 + 130.00BP) = 780.00
 
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1797 S-137 R2 PCGS graded VF35282 - 1797 S-137 R2 PCGS graded VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Very attractive frosty medium chocolate brown and steel. Smooth with trivial marks including a spot of darker olive brown toning tucked under the nos
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,300.00 + 260.00BP) = 1,560.00
 
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1797 S-137 R2 VG10283 - 1797 S-137 R2 VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF20, perhaps a bit better in some areas, but covered with fine roughness. The notable marks are a thin scratch on the shoulder and a small
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00BP) = 360.00
 
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1797 S-142 R5+ G5284 - 1797 S-142 R5+ G5
Early Cents Auctions
Several points sharper with patches of fine roughness, especially on the reverse. No notable contact marks but there is a bit of verdigris in a rough
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (150.00 + 30.00BP) = 180.00
 
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1797 S-143 R5 Stemless Wreath PCGS graded F15285 - 1797 S-143 R5 Stemless Wreath PCGS graded F15
Early Cents Auctions
An attractive cent but there are some contact marks on otherwise smooth surfaces. The notable marks are a planchet chip in the hair under the B, a co
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (950.00 + 190.00BP) = 1,140.00
 
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1797 NC-2 R6 Fair-2286 - 1797 NC-2 R6 Fair-2
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper but moderately corroded on the obverse with heavier roughness on the reverse. No marks, just traces of verdigris visible under magnification.
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Sold for (360.00 + 72.00BP) = 432.00
 
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1797 NC-3 R6- PCGS Fine Detail, Repaired287 - 1797 NC-3 R6- PCGS Fine Detail, Repaired
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness F12 overall, considerably better near the rims, but there are several dents on the portrait that have been partially smoothed by burnishing.
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (550.00 + 110.00BP) = 660.00
 
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1798 S-147 R5- Large 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded VF20288 - 1798 S-147 R5- Large 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Smooth and attractive but there are a few nicks on both sides including one on the neck, another on the shoulder, a dull rim nick at the second S in S
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,800.00 + 360.00BP) = 2,160.00
 
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1798 S-148 R2 Large 8, Style I Hair F12289 - 1798 S-148 R2 Large 8, Style I Hair F12
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness near VF25 but covered with small nicks and minor roughness under glossy olive brown toning. The notable marks are two thin diagonal nicks u
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Sold for (550.00 + 110.00BP) = 660.00
 
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1798 S-148 R2 Large 8, Style I Hair G4290 - 1798 S-148 R2 Large 8, Style I Hair G4
Early Cents Auctions
A couple points sharper but covered with fine to moderate roughness under glossy medium chocolate brown toning. The higher points are a lighter shade
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00BP) = 360.00
 
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1798 S-154 R4+ Large 8, Style I Hair, ANACS graded VF20, Struck on Defective Planchet291 - 1798 S-154 R4+ Large 8, Style I Hair, ANACS graded VF20, Struck on Defective Planchet
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly glossy dark olive brown and steel. Covered with fine roughness, strongest on the reverse, and there are traces of verdigris on both sides.
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (420.00 + 84.00BP) = 504.00
 
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1798 S-156 R5+ Small 8, Style I Hair, Reverse of 1796 G5292 - 1798 S-156 R5+ Small 8, Style I Hair, Reverse of 1796 G5
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness F12, perhaps a bit better in some areas, but covered with moderate corrosion. Shallow greenish olive verdigris shows in a few of the protec
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (420.00 + 84.00BP) = 504.00
 
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1798 S-157 R2 Small 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded AU53293 - 1798 S-157 R2 Small 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded AU53
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light chocolate brown with darker steel brown toning on the highpoints and frosty lighter brown toning in protected areas. This cent is choice
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Sold for (3,000.00 + 600.00BP) = 3,600.00
 
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1798 S-159 R3 Small 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded VF30294 - 1798 S-159 R3 Small 8, Style I Hair, PCGS graded VF30
Early Cents Auctions
A sharp cent that has decent eye appeal, but there are defects. Small contact marks are scattered over both sides and there are traces of fine roughn
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00BP) = 1,320.00
 
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1798 S-164 R4 Small 8, Style I Hair, NGC graded VF35295 - 1798 S-164 R4 Small 8, Style I Hair, NGC graded VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty dark steel brown and olive brown. No notable roughness or verdigris, only a few minor marks. The notable defects are a small planchet flake a
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Sold for (1,300.00 + 260.00BP) = 1,560.00
 
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1798 S-165 R4 Large 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF35296 - 1798 S-165 R4 Large 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy chocolate brown and light olive with a hint of reddish chocolate tone around the date and lowest curl. There are a couple light, old scratches
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (2,400.00 + 480.00BP) = 2,880.00
 
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1798 S-168 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair VF25297 - 1798 S-168 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair VF25
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness EF40 but there is roughness at OF AMERICA, the fraction, and UNIT. The obverse is smooth and has excellent eye appeal. Attractive glossy c
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Sold for (800.00 + 160.00BP) = 960.00
 
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1798 S-170 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair VF20298 - 1798 S-170 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF35 but covered with uniform fine granularity. A small carbon spot under the first S in STATES can help identify this cent; otherwise only
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (340.00 + 68.00BP) = 408.00
 
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1798 S-170 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded F12299 - 1798 S-170 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded F12
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium steel brown and chocolate. There are some small puffs of darker olive brown on the obverse and an area of reddish brown toning at D-S.
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (380.00 + 76.00BP) = 456.00
 
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1798 S-171 R4 Small 8, Style II Hair F12300 - 1798 S-171 R4 Small 8, Style II Hair F12
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF30 with light corrosion covering most of the right half of the obverse. The remainder of the planchet is smooth. No verdigris. The best
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (360.00 + 72.00BP) = 432.00
 
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1798 S-172 R2 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded XF40301 - 1798 S-172 R2 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded XF40
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty medium chocolate and olive brown. Sharp and attractive but there are some contact marks. The notable ones are a half dozen hairline scratches
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00BP) = 1,320.00
 
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1798 S-175 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF30302 - 1798 S-175 R3 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF30
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly frosty chocolate and steel brown with lighter steel brown on the devices. A bit dull from fine roughness and there is crud and fine verdigri
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (600.00 + 120.00BP) = 720.00
 
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1798 S-178 R5 Style II Hair, Reverse of 1796 VG7303 - 1798 S-178 R5 Style II Hair, Reverse of 1796 VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Perhaps a point sharper, particularly on the obverse, but both sides are covered with uniform fine granularity. No verdigris, and the only marks are
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (2,800.00 + 560.00BP) = 3,360.00
 
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1798 S-180 R5+ Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF20304 - 1798 S-180 R5+ Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty dark steel brown and chocolate. The surfaces are smooth and free of verdigris. Only minor marks including a small pit on the lower edge of th
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (3,200.00 + 640.00BP) = 3,840.00
 
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1798 S-181 R3 Large Denominator over Small Denominator VG10305 - 1798 S-181 R3 Large Denominator over Small Denominator VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness F15 with a couple small patches of very fine corrosion in the field before the portrait and another at the O in ONE. A nick on the 1 in the
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00BP) = 264.00
 
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1798 S-182 R4 Small 8, Style II Hair VF30+306 - 1798 S-182 R4 Small 8, Style II Hair VF30+
Early Cents Auctions
Very attractive glossy light to medium chocolate brown. The only notable mark is a small scratch or nick over the left side of the N in UNITED. MDS,
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (2,500.00 + 500.00BP) = 3,000.00
 
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1798 S-184 R1 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF20307 - 1798 S-184 R1 Small 8, Style II Hair, PCGS graded VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light olive brown and chocolate. Smooth with nice eye appeal and even wear. Just a couple rim nicks at the U in UNITED from choice. MDS. Ou
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (550.00 + 110.00BP) = 660.00
 
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1798 S-186 R2 Small 8, Style II Hair VF30308 - 1798 S-186 R2 Small 8, Style II Hair VF30
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light chocolate and steel brown with reddish brown toning in protected areas. The obverse is mostly smooth with just a couple areas of microsc
Bidding Has Concluded
Sold for (2,200.00 + 440.00BP) = 2,640.00
 
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