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1856 C-1, Breen 1-A

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Type coin
Title 1856 C-1, Breen 1-A
Date 1856
Country U.S.
Grade MS65
Service PCGS
Denomination H1c
Variety C-1, Breen 1-A

1856 C-1 Breen 1-A (with lump on I in UNITED) R5. PCGS graded MS-65 Red & Brown. CAC. Prooflike and beautiful. Mint red and bluish steel brown, nearly half the red remaining on the obverse, slightly more than half on the reverse. No spots, stains, or other defects. VEDS, Manley state 2.0, with prooflike fields, the obverse slightly more reflective than the reverse. The lump on the I in UNITED is clear. A gem example. Our grade is MS65. Weight 82.3 grains. The attribution and Missouri Cabinet provenance are shown on the PCGS label. PCGS population 1; the finest in RB for the variety. (PCGS # 35337) Estimate Value $2,500 - UP Ex Julian M. Leidman 5/25/1984-R. Tettenhorst-Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 56.4.4).

Price Realized: $7762.5

Images and description courtesy of Ira and Larry Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, Los Angeles, CA.

From Goldberg's sale of the Missouri Cabinet Collection, 1/26/2014, lot 221.

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