The Neil Rothschild Collection Pt III

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This is our fourth sale to be held in conjunction with the Houston Money Show at the beautiful Conroe, TX Convention Center. Our first session this year features a nice group of Bust Halves formed by Neil Rothschild. The sale will take place Friday, January 21, 2022 in convention center ballroom at 7 p.m.

Session Two will feature a further selection of Connecticut Coppers from the Neil Rothschild collection plus other colonials and a selection of Half Cents and Large Cents from an East Coast collector of long standing. This part of the sale will start at 4 p.m. Saturday, January 22, 2022 in the ballroom.

A third mail bids only session will take place Sunday at 1 p.m. central time. Hosted only on Icollector so register early at iCollector.com or bid by phone on our App.
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1787 Connecticut M.33.13-Z.1 R6- DBL F12202 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.13-Z.1 R6- DBL F12
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light olive and steel brown. The surfaces are smooth, free of any corrosion or verdigris. The only defects are some light contact marks scatt
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Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) = 264.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.16-Z.15 R4 DBL VF20+203 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.16-Z.15 R4 DBL VF20+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light olive and tan. An attractive piece with smooth surfaces and no notable contact marks, but there are some small planchet flakes and fissu
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Sold for (280.00 + 56.00) = 336.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.16-l.2 R5+ DBL F15204 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.16-l.2 R5+ DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
The obverse is sharper while the reverse is weaker thanks to a worn out die. Glossy medium brown. The surfaces are smooth except for some shallow pl
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Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) = 240.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.17-gg.2 R5 DBL VF20205 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.17-gg.2 R5 DBL VF20
Early Cents Auctions
An ET LIR variety. At least ten points sharper over most of the coin but unevenly struck due to the planchet being a bit thin at the top. No corrosi
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Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) = 288.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.17-gg.2 R5 DBL G6206 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.17-gg.2 R5 DBL G6
Early Cents Auctions
An ET LIR variety. Sharpness VG10, even better on the reverse, but dark and covered with fine granularity and porosity. No verdigris but there a hal
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Sold for (80.00 + 16.00) = 96.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.19-Z.1 R4 DBL F15207 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.19-Z.1 R4 DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light to medium brown with smooth surfaces except for some of the usual planchet laminations and flaking on both sides, mostly in the centers.
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Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) = 156.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.20-Z.9 R5 DBL F15+208 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.20-Z.9 R5 DBL F15+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy olive brown and steel with lighter steel brown toning on the devices. Smooth and attractive for the grade with just a couple planchet flaws in
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Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) = 204.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.23-Z.4 R5 DBL F12+209 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.23-Z.4 R5 DBL F12+
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness F15 or slightly better but there is minor roughness covering the planchet, mostly from microscopic planchet flakes but they do affect the ey
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Sold for (165.00 + 33.00) = 198.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.28-Z.16 R4+ DBL F15210 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.28-Z.16 R4+ DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
The "Snipe Nose" variety. Slightly sharper but there is minor roughness on the left side of the obverse and a scuff of shallow scratches ...
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Sold for (280.00 + 56.00) = 336.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.29-s.1 R7+ DBL F15211 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.29-s.1 R7+ DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper, especially on the obverse, but there are traces of crusty verdigris and numerous fine, old scratches scattered over both sides (al
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Sold for (4,600.00 + 920.00) = 5,520.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.30-EE R5+ DBL VG8212 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.30-EE R5+ DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF25 or so but covered with moderate roughness. No verdigris or contact marks, but there is a small planchet fissure at the knees of Libert
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Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) = 156.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.31-gg.2 R5+ DBL VG8213 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.31-gg.2 R5+ DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
An ET LIR variety. Glossy chocolate brown with lighter brown toning covering the devices creating an attractive two-tone effect. No corrosion or ver
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Sold for (90.00 + 18.00) = 108.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.34-W.2 R5+ DBL G6214 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.34-W.2 R5+ DBL G6
Early Cents Auctions
Light steel brown with a bit of darker olive brown in protected areas, mostly on the reverse. The obverse is weaker than the reverse thanks to a worn
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.34-Z.11 R5- DBL F15215 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.34-Z.11 R5- DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF25, even better on the lower half of the obverse, but the surfaces are covered with fine roughness. Rather glossy olive brown and chocola
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Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) = 264.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.36-T.2 R3 DBL VF20216 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.36-T.2 R3 DBL VF20
Early Cents Auctions
A "Skeleton Hand" variety. Slightly sharper but fine roughness covers the obverse, strongest at the top where there are a few specks of v...
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Sold for (320.00 + 64.00) = 384.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.37-Z.9 R5- DBL F15+217 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.37-Z.9 R5- DBL F15+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown with slightly darker steel brown toning on the highpoints. The surfaces are smooth except for some of the usual small planchet fl
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Sold for (400.00 + 80.00) = 480.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.38-Z.23 R5 DBL VG7218 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.38-Z.23 R5 DBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Partly glossy light to medium brown with darker olive brown toning in protected areas. The surfaces are decent but there is microscopic roughness in
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Sold for (120.00 + 24.00) = 144.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.33.43-hh.2 R5 DBL F12219 - 1787 Connecticut M.33.43-hh.2 R5 DBL F12
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF30 or better where the designs were properly struck up, but the planchet is dark and covered with fine to moderate granularity. Traces of
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Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) = 264.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.36-I.1 R5 DBL VF30220 - 1787 Connecticut M.36-I.1 R5 DBL VF30
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper but dark with extremely faint roughness under glossy dark olive brown toning. Traces of shallow greenish verdigris are visible on
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Sold for (480.00 + 96.00) = 576.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.36-I.1 R5 DBL VF20221 - 1787 Connecticut M.36-I.1 R5 DBL VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown and light chocolate with small puffs of reddish chocolate brown on both sides. The surfaces are smooth except for small planchet
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Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) = 288.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.1-cc.1 R4 DBL VF20222 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.1-cc.1 R4 DBL VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper but covered with microscopic roughness with shallow verdigris in protected areas. No contact marks. Slightly glossy dark olive brow
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Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) = 288.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.3-I R3 DBL EF40223 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.3-I R3 DBL EF40
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown. Smooth with great eye appeal and only trivial planchet flaws including a thin crease at the top of the reverse. The only mark i
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Sold for (1,000.00 + 200.00) = 1,200.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.6-k.4 R5+ DBL F15224 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.6-k.4 R5+ DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Unevenly struck with some areas showing VF30 details and others with hardly any details at all. In general the left sides are strong, the right sides
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Sold for (360.00 + 72.00) = 432.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.8-LL R4+ DBL VG10225 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.8-LL R4+ DBL VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light to medium brown with darker steel brown toning on the highpoints. No corrosion, verdigris, or planchet defects, only light contact marks
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Sold for (115.00 + 23.00) = 138.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.13-HH R5 DBL F15226 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.13-HH R5 DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper but covered with very fine roughness under rather glossy chocolate and olive brown with lighter brown toning on the devices. No ve
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Sold for (160.00 + 32.00) = 192.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.38-GG R4 DBL VG10227 - 1787 Connecticut M.38-GG R4 DBL VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper where the details were properly struck up but the shoulder of the effigy and opposing area at the top of the reverse are weakly struc
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Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) = 120.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.44-W.4 R4+ DBL F15+228 - 1787 Connecticut M.44-W.4 R4+ DBL F15+
Early Cents Auctions
Attractive glossy medium brown blending to light reddish chocolate in protected areas. Essentially flawless except for some microscopic planchet chip
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Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) = 288.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.46-BB R5 DBL F12229 - 1787 Connecticut M.46-BB R5 DBL F12
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper but covered with uniform extremely fine roughness under slightly glossy dark olive brown toning. There is a fresh dig on the neck and an old,
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Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) = 156.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.48-g.5 R5 DBL VG10230 - 1787 Connecticut M.48-g.5 R5 DBL VG10
Early Cents Auctions
The obverse grades higher than the reverse, perhaps a 15/7 split. Slightly glossy mix of chocolate and olive brown with slightly lighter steel brown
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.1.I (Vermont Ryder-39) R5 MBR VG10231 - 1788 Connecticut M.1.I (Vermont Ryder-39) R5 MBR VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper, especially on the obverse, but the planchet is covered with fine to moderate roughness, strongest on the obverse. No verdigris and the only
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Sold for (1,900.00 + 380.00) = 2,280.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.6-H R5+ MBR G5232 - 1788 Connecticut M.6-H R5+ MBR G5
Early Cents Auctions
Five points sharper but covered with contact marks, some distracting, and there are two planchet voids at the top of the head of the effigy. No notab
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Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) = 180.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL VG7233 - 1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Several points sharper but there is a strong nick at the top of the B in LIB and crude "reeds" have been added around the edge. Glossy me...
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.12.1-E R5 MBL VF25234 - 1788 Connecticut M.12.1-E R5 MBL VF25
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper with extremely fine granularity under rather glossy dark olive brown toning. Traces of fine verdigris can be found in some of the
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Sold for (460.00 + 92.00) = 552.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.12.1-F.1 R4+ MBL F15235 - 1788 Connecticut M.12.1-F.1 R4+ MBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
A bit sharper on the obverse, weaker on the reverse. Glossy steel brown and light chocolate with smooth surfaces. Just a few marks including a coupl
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Sold for (500.00 + 100.00) = 600.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.14.1-L.2 R5+ DBL G6236 - 1788 Connecticut M.14.1-L.2 R5+ DBL G6
Early Cents Auctions
Significantly sharper where struck properly but covered with fine porosity with traces of greenish verdigris in some of the protected areas on the obv
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Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) = 180.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.16.1-D R3 DBL F15237 - 1788 Connecticut M.16.1-D R3 DBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Ten points sharper but there are three old scratches at the throat, and one of those reaches into the field extending to the bottom of the T in AUCTOR
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Sold for (500.00 + 100.00) = 600.00
 
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1555 Ireland Philip & Mary Shilling VF20238 - 1555 Ireland Philip & Mary Shilling VF20
Early Cents Auctions
Medium gray and steel with some darker steel toning on the highpoints. Evenly struck with full legends around both sides and a clear date. There are
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Sold for (260.00 + 52.00) = 312.00
 
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1689 Ireland James II "Gun Money" 6-Pence MS60239 - 1689 Ireland James II "Gun Money" 6-Pence MS60
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty golden tan with mint luster in protected areas. Sharply struck but the obverse is badly misaligned to K-7. The date is bold and the legends a
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Sold for (480.00 + 96.00) = 576.00
 
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1689 Ireland James II "Gun Money" Half Crown MS60240 - 1689 Ireland James II "Gun Money" Half Crown MS60
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light golden tan with mint luster in protected areas. Sharply struck with the obverse slightly misaligned to the bottom. The date and legends
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Sold for (1,100.00 + 220.00) = 1,320.00
 
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1690 Ireland James II "Gun Money" Crown VF30241 - 1690 Ireland James II "Gun Money" Crown VF30
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown and light olive. Smooth and essentially void of marks or other defects, just lightly worn on the devices. The date is bold and t
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Sold for (280.00 + 56.00) = 336.00
 
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1693 Ireland James II Limerick Halfpenny VF35242 - 1693 Ireland James II Limerick Halfpenny VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Variety with a reversed N in HIBERNIA. Glossy medium chocolate brown with lighter brown toning on the highpoints. Smooth and flawless. Struck sligh
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Sold for (220.00 + 50.60) = 270.60
 
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1751 Ireland George II Halfpenny EF45243 - 1751 Ireland George II Halfpenny EF45
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light chocolate with delicate overtones of bluish steel. Flawless except for a couple fine planchet flaws on the upper half of the obverse (as
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Sold for (260.00 + 52.00) = 312.00
 
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1760 Ireland George II Farthing MS64244 - 1760 Ireland George II Farthing MS64
Early Cents Auctions
Type with the "Old Head." Lustrous mint red mellowing to light bluish steel with most of the mint color remaining. The only mark is a sh...
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Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) = 240.00
 
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1775 Ireland George III Halfpenny Proof-64245 - 1775 Ireland George III Halfpenny Proof-64
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty mellowing mint red with most of the red remaining visible on both sides. Very sharply struck and perfectly centered on the planchet. The only
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Sold for (850.00 + 170.00) = 1,020.00
 
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1749 Great Britain Halfpenny AU50246 - 1749 Great Britain Halfpenny AU50
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium chocolate brown with lighter brown in protected areas on the reverse. Smooth and void of marks or planchet flaws showing just a hint of
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Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) = 204.00
 
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1772 Great Britain Halfpenny EF45247 - 1772 Great Britain Halfpenny EF45
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light olive and bluish steel. Possibly lightly cleaned and retoned but the eye appeal of this piece is excellent. Sharply struck and free of
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Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) = 156.00
 
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1722 Rosa Americana Twopence Electrotype Copy of Breen-89 EF40248 - 1722 Rosa Americana Twopence Electrotype Copy of Breen-89 EF40
Early Cents Auctions
Choice glossy light chocolate brown. A beauul electrotype copy, essentially flawless with great eye appeal.
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Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) = 240.00
 
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1723 Hibernia Halfpenny Martin 4.32-Gc.11 R7 VF35249 - 1723 Hibernia Halfpenny Martin 4.32-Gc.11 R7 VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness near mint state but covered with uniform extremely fine granularity. No verdigris or marks and the toning is an attractive frosty medium ol
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Sold for (340.00 + 68.00) = 408.00
 
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Undated British Halfpenny Obverse Brockage (probably 1770's) AU50250 - Undated British Halfpenny Obverse Brockage (probably 1770's) AU50
Early Cents Auctions
Choice glossy light chocolate brown with flawless surfaces. A premium example, perfectly centered on a flawless planchet. Ex Stack's Bowers 11...
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Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) = 360.00
 
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Undated Counterfeit British Halfpenny with Two Obverses (probably 1770's) EF45251 - Undated Counterfeit British Halfpenny with Two Obverses (probably 1770's) EF45
Early Cents Auctions
Choice glossy medium chocolate brown with traces of frosty lighter brown in protected areas. Struck with two obverses that are aligned head-to-head.
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Sold for (440.00 + 88.00) = 528.00
 
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