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Auction ends on January 10, 2020 6:00 pm EST

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Lot Number 71


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1826 -  O.115 R.5- PCGS AU 58 CAC


This is a special coin.  Mint luster glows under a primeval veneer of “grey dirt.”  The strike is exceptional, clearly an early product of the dies.  With a loupe I found a couple of hairlines around the eagle’s head.  There no marks to suggest that the coin saw circulation.  Caviar?  Peacock’s tongue?  A CAC approved R.5 this nice cannot be ignored.  Est. $2500 to $3,000.

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Sheridan Downey, Numismatist
Oakland, California
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