Frosty light olive and steel brown with subtle overtones of light bluish steel. Traces of underlying very faded mint red show in protected areas on the obverse. The surfaces are satiny and this cent has excellent eye appeal. The notable marks are a small low spot on the neck and a tiny nick between the bases of stars 6 & 7. EDS, die state a. The line at the throat is clear and the top of the stray 1 in the dentils below the right side of the 8 is sharp.

Ex Tom Reynolds-Wesley A. Rasmussen, 1995 EAC Sale, lot 479-R. S. Brown, Jr., McCawley & Grellman Auctions/Superior 6/1/1998:763 (includes the Brown collection envelope and Superior lot ticket)




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