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1857/857 EAGLE 1C TYPE OF 1856 FS-401a

Variety Diagnostics

Letter O in OF has a squared center, the central serifs of letters E and F are tall enough to touch the upper cross members, and letter M has a slightly bulbous central section. The first A in AMERICA points between denticles.


In this early die state, numerals 857 of the date are clearly repunched.

VarietyPlus Cross Reference

NGC LabelTYPE OF 1856 FS-401a
Fivaz-Stanton (OLD)FS-001

NGC Population Report


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