|Title||1787 Fugio Cent, STATES UNITED, 4 Cinquefoils, Pointed Rays, MS, BN|
|Service Catalog #||883|
1787 FUGIO Fugio Cent, Pointed Rays, STATES UNITED, 4 Cinquefoils, Newman 8-X, W-6750, R.3, AU53 NGC. 136.0 grains. Die alignment: 180?. A mildly circulated piece with mostly medium-brown surfaces, struck off-center toward 12 o'clock on the obverse. This is State E of the Newman 8 obverse die, exhibiting the bisecting cracking running from 11 to a bit past 5 o'clock and causing die bulging through YOUR / BUSINESS. The reverse strike is a little soft, and some redness is noted at the top left. Listed on page 89 of the 2018 Guide Book. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15343, realized $1560. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
|Image Collection||Eric P. Newman Collection, Part IX|