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.37.8-LL R4+ DBL G5474 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.8-LL R4+ DBL G5
Early Cents Auctions
Rather glossy light to medium brown on the devices; darker chocolate in the fields and protected areas. The obverse is smooth but the reverse is slig
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Sold for (60.00 + 12.00) = 72.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.9-e R5+ DBL VG8475 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.9-e R5+ DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
A couple points sharper but cleaned and retoned a rather glossy medium brown mixed with some coppery tan on the obverse. The surfaces are decent but
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Sold for (120.00 + 24.00) = 144.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.12-LL R5+ DBL AG3+476 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.12-LL R5+ DBL AG3+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy mix of medium brown and darker chocolate. The reverse is sharper than the obverse, perhaps a 3/5 split. Mostly smooth but there are a couple
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Sold for (45.00 + 9.00) = 54.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.12-TT R5+ DBL G4477 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.12-TT R5+ DBL G4
Early Cents Auctions
Marginally sharper but covered with very fine roughness. No marks or verdigris. Dark chocolate brown with lighter brown devices. Later die state wi
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.37.13-HH R5 DBL F12478 - 1787 Connecticut M.37.13-HH R5 DBL F12
Early Cents Auctions
Several points sharper but covered with uniform very fine roughness and there are some very fine diagonal scratches at the upper right of the obverse.
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Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) = 156.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.38-I.2 R4 AUCIORI DBL VG8479 - 1787 Connecticut M.38-I.2 R4 AUCIORI DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
A couple points sharper but there is a dent at DE in INDE that created a bulge at CI in AUCIORI. Otherwise the surfaces are smooth and free of marks
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Sold for (90.00 + 18.00) = 108.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.39.2-ee DBL AUCTOBI AG3480 - 1787 Connecticut M.39.2-ee DBL AUCTOBI AG3
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly glossy dark chocolate mottled with lighter brown. Slightly rough, particularly on the reverse. No verdigris, just some rim bruises. The da
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Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.41-ii R4 DBL AUCTOPI G4+481 - 1787 Connecticut M.41-ii R4 DBL AUCTOPI G4+
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper but there is a deep planchet void at the top of the obverse and a bulge at the 87 in the date that obliterates those two numerals. O
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Sold for (35.00 + 7.00) = 42.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.42-kk.2 R5- DBL AUCTOPI VG10482 - 1787 Connecticut M.42-kk.2 R5- DBL AUCTOPI VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy light brown. Smooth and void of notable marks but the center of the reverse is weakly struck. The date is weak but complete and easily readab
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Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) = 120.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.43.1-Y R2 DBL CONNFC F15483 - 1787 Connecticut M.43.1-Y R2 DBL CONNFC F15
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown with darker olive brown in protected areas. Smooth except for a few minor planchet striations, the strongest one on the lower par
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Sold for (80.00 + 16.00) = 96.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.43.2-X.4 R5 DBL CONNFC VG7484 - 1787 Connecticut M.43.2-X.4 R5 DBL CONNFC VG7
Early Cents Auctions
A few points sharper but there is a dent at the B in LIB that created a bulge at the first N in CONNFC. Fine roughness covers both sides. Slightly g
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.44-Z.10 R5+ DBL AG3+485 - 1787 Connecticut M.44-Z.10 R5+ DBL AG3+
Early Cents Auctions
Somewhat glossy reddish chocolate brown with lighter brown toning on the devices. Covered with microscopic roughness but void of marks or verdigris.
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Sold for (85.00 + 17.00) = 102.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.45-CC R5+ DBL VG8486 - 1787 Connecticut M.45-CC R5+ DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper, especially on the reverse, but covered with fine roughness and there is a small spot of verdigris behind the head of the portrait.
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Sold for (190.00 + 38.00) = 228.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.45-CC R5+ DBL AG3487 - 1787 Connecticut M.45-CC R5+ DBL AG3
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper by a good margin but corroded. No verdigris. A planchet void at the bust of the portrait is the only other flaw. The date and most of the l
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Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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1787 Connecticut M.46-BB R5 DBL VG7488 - 1787 Connecticut M.46-BB R5 DBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Rather glossy light to medium brown with darker olive brown in protected areas. The surfaces are decent showing only uniform faint roughness and no v
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Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) = 120.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) F12+489 - 1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) F12+
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown with darker chocolate brown toning in protected areas. Minor roughness shows in some of the protected areas but overall this piec
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Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) = 288.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) G6490 - 1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) G6
Early Cents Auctions
Considerably sharper but banged up. The notable marks are a pinch on the rim at the second C in CONNEC and a dull dent on the knees of Ms Liberty. M
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Sold for (30.00 + 6.00) = 36.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) G5491 - 1788 Connecticut M.2-D R1 Mailed Bust Right (MBR) G5
Early Cents Auctions
Rather glossy medium brown and chocolate. Covered with microscopic roughness on all but the highpoints. No marks or verdigris. Later die state with
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Sold for (25.00 + 5.00) = 30.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.5-B.2 R4+ MBR VG10492 - 1788 Connecticut M.5-B.2 R4+ MBR VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF25 or better but rough, particularly on the reverse where there are traces of raised corrosion. Dark olive brown and steel mixed with red
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Sold for (180.00 + 36.00) = 216.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL VG10+493 - 1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL VG10+
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper but there are a few faint scratches on the obverse and some fine corrosion on the upper part of the reverse. Mostly smooth but there
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Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) = 240.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL F12494 - 1788 Connecticut M.9-E R4+ MBL F12
Early Cents Auctions
Significantly sharper where the designs were properly struck up but the planchet is egg-shaped and much of it shows shallow fissures that blunt the de
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Sold for (90.00 + 18.00) = 108.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.11-G R2 MBL F15495 - 1788 Connecticut M.11-G R2 MBL F15
Early Cents Auctions
Five points sharper but covered with uniform extremely fine granularity under rather glossy olive brown and lighter steel brown toning. There are a c
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Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) = 204.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.11-G R2 MBL VG10496 - 1788 Connecticut M.11-G R2 MBL VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Five points sharper but dented under the B in LIB and there are a half dozen small pits or planchet chips elsewhere on the planchet. Glossy chocolate
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Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) = 120.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.12.1-E R5 MBL VG8497 - 1788 Connecticut M.12.1-E R5 MBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium olive brown and steel. Smooth and free of significant marks, just worn. Later die state with swelling on the obverse. The date is cle
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Sold for (340.00 + 68.00) = 408.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.12.2-C R5 MBL VG8498 - 1788 Connecticut M.12.2-C R5 MBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy chocolate and steel. Smooth and free of marks other than a small chip on the jawline. The date and legends are easily readable. Weight 109.4
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Sold for (160.00 + 32.00) = 192.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL VG7499 - 1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper but covered with fine to moderate granularity under slightly glossy dark olive brown and steel patina. Struck slightly off center to the bott
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL VG7500 - 1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
A few points sharper but covered with fine roughness. The only mark is a thin lamination across the upper part of the reverse (as struck). Light to
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Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL G5501 - 1788 Connecticut M.14.2-A.2 R5 DBL G5
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper in places that were properly struck but covered with fine granularity and the planchet is very slightly bent. Somewhat glossy chocol
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Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.15.1-L.1 R4 DBL VG8502 - 1788 Connecticut M.15.1-L.1 R4 DBL VG8
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper but there are numerous small, light contact marks on both sides, mostly on the reverse. Otherwise this piece would be choice and des
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.15.1-L.1 R4 DBL G6503 - 1788 Connecticut M.15.1-L.1 R4 DBL G6
Early Cents Auctions
A few points sharper, especially on the obverse, but covered with fine to moderate roughness. Slightly glossy chocolate brown and olive. The only ma
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Sold for (40.00 + 8.00) = 48.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.16.1-D R3 DBL F12+504 - 1788 Connecticut M.16.1-D R3 DBL F12+
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF20 or a bit better but there are a few patches of fine roughness on both sides and the rest of the planchet shows microscopic granularity.
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.16.2-O R5 DBL INDL ET LIB VG7505 - 1788 Connecticut M.16.2-O R5 DBL INDL ET LIB VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy chocolate brown and steel with tan in protected areas. No roughness but there are some faint hairline scratches on the portrait. The reverse
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.16.3-N R2 DBL VG10506 - 1788 Connecticut M.16.3-N R2 DBL VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy olive brown with lighter brown toning on the devices. Smooth and the only defects are two planchet fissures at the rim over ORI (as struck).
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Sold for (90.00 + 18.00) = 108.00
 
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1788 Connecticut M.16.5-H R5 DBL VG7507 - 1788 Connecticut M.16.5-H R5 DBL VG7
Early Cents Auctions
Sharper but rough with pitting on the reverse. No verdigris or contact marks. Slightly glossy dark olive brown and steel. The second 8 in the date i
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Sold for (50.00 + 10.00) = 60.00
 
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1788 New Jersey Maris 49-f R5 Head Left SEGS graded AG3508 - 1788 New Jersey Maris 49-f R5 Head Left SEGS graded AG3
Early Cents Auctions
Mostly glossy medium brown and light chocolate. There are numerous tiny planchet striations visible on both sides but basically this piece is just we
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Sold for (340.00 + 68.00) = 408.00
 
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1791-A France Louis XVI Sol Gadoury-350 EF40509 - 1791-A France Louis XVI Sol Gadoury-350 EF40
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light greenish olive brown; possibly lightly cleaned and nicely retoned. The only mark is a small, shallow planchet flake in the field below t
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Sold for (60.00 + 12.00) = 72.00
 
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1791-B France Louis XVI Liard Gadoury-348 VF35510 - 1791-B France Louis XVI Liard Gadoury-348 VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium brown and light chocolate. Smooth and flawless, just lightly worn. Strong die clashmarks show on the obverse. Struck slightly off cen
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1791 Bolivia Charles IIII Real (Potosi Mint) F12511 - 1791 Bolivia Charles IIII Real (Potosi Mint) F12
Early Cents Auctions
Variety with a large bust. Light silvery gray on the devices with medium gray in protected areas. No defects, just moderately worn. The date is rep
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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1810 Chile Ferdinand VII 4 Reales (Santiago Mint, FJ Assayer) VF35512 - 1810 Chile Ferdinand VII 4 Reales (Santiago Mint, FJ Assayer) VF35
Early Cents Auctions
Slightly sharper but there are a few light rim bruises on the reverse. Glossy light bluish steel and medium gray. The surfaces are smooth and the ey
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Sold for (370.00 + 74.00) = 444.00
 
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1759 Guatemala Ferdinand VI Two Reales F12 (Holed)513 - 1759 Guatemala Ferdinand VI Two Reales F12 (Holed)
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty dark gray with silvery toning on the devices. Holed (using a punch) through the top as often found on these pieces. The date is clear and the
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Sold for (160.00 + 32.00) = 192.00
 
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1756 Peru Ferdinand VI Real (Lima Mint, JM Assayer) EF40514 - 1756 Peru Ferdinand VI Real (Lima Mint, JM Assayer) EF40
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness near mint state and it looks choice but close inspection reveals it was cleaned in an acid solution long ago. No notable marks or other def
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Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) = 132.00
 
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1758 Peru Ferdinand VI Half Real (Lima Mint, JM Assayer) AU55515 - 1758 Peru Ferdinand VI Half Real (Lima Mint, JM Assayer) AU55
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light silvery gray with a hint of bluish steel overtone. Flawless showing just a touch of rub on the highpoints. Weight 25.1 grains. Ex Robe
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Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) = 204.00
 
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1824 Spain Ferdinand VII 2 Reales (Madrid Mint, AJ Assayer, a Contemporary Counterfeit) AU55516 - 1824 Spain Ferdinand VII 2 Reales (Madrid Mint, AJ Assayer, a Contemporary Counterfeit) AU55
Early Cents Auctions
Frosty light to medium silvery gray. No marks, just a hint of friction on the highest points. Nicely struck except for the center of the reverse whi
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Sold for (140.00 + 28.00) = 168.00
 
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Pair of Colonial Copies517 - Pair of Colonial Copies
Early Cents Auctions
Includes a Becker copy of the (1738) Higley copper with Broad Axe in VF25 and a cast copy of the 1787 Immunis Columbia with Eagle reverse in EF40. Th
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Sold for (60.00 + 12.00) = 72.00
 
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1833 Liberia American Colonization Society Cent VG10518 - 1833 Liberia American Colonization Society Cent VG10
Early Cents Auctions
Glossy medium chocolate brown with lighter brown toning on the highpoints. The obverse (date side) is stronger while the reverse is weaker. There ar
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Sold for (60.00 + 12.00) = 72.00
 
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1776 Continental Currency of New Jersey519 - 1776 Continental Currency of New Jersey
Early Cents Auctions
A One Shilling note dated March 25, 1776 graded VF. Certified as genuine and graded VF by Walter Breen. Accompanied by a signed certificate from Wal
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Sold for (140.00 + 28.00) = 168.00
 
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Group of 9 Early Coppers grading Fair to Good520 - Group of 9 Early Coppers grading Fair to Good
Early Cents Auctions
Average grade is AG3. Includes 2 Ireland Halfpennies (one appears to be overstruck), 2 half cents (1800 & 1828) and 5 large cents (4 are 1797-1...
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Sold for (120.00 + 24.00) = 144.00
 
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Group of 8 Early Coppers521 - Group of 8 Early Coppers
Early Cents Auctions
Includes two half cents (1809 & 1811), four large cents (1797, 1800, 1801, and 1803), and two hard times tokens including a 1837 Feuchtwanger Ce...
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Sold for (440.00 + 88.00) = 528.00
 
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1817 N-8 R2 F12+522 - 1817 N-8 R2 F12+
Early Cents Auctions
Sharpness VF25 but there are fine scratches in the field before the portrait and a rim dent at star 1. Otherwise the surfaces are smooth. Nicely rec
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Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) = 84.00
 
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Group of 6 Cents, 1818-1842, grading F12 to VF25523 - Group of 6 Cents, 1818-1842, grading F12 to VF25
Early Cents Auctions
Includes one each 1818, 1830, 1831, 1833, 1834, and 1842. Average grade is F15. A nice group, all glossy brown and chocolate, just a bit dirty. Lot
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Sold for (190.00 + 38.00) = 228.00
 
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