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Nice 1822 Matron Head Large Cent NGC Graded VF30 BN

  • $ 317.77


Description: A nice NGC graded copper 1822 Matron Head Liberty Head large cent or penny. This coin is graded by NGC as (very fine) VF 30 BN (Brown). The coin itself is better than the images show and has much of its details evident. The date is readable and Liberty's head can be seen with quite a bit of the details of her hair and the word LIBERTY is still all there on the obverse. The word one cent in the center of the reverse is obvious as is the wreath and the words United States of America. The coin has wear commensurate with its age and circulated state. The coin is problem free and in original condition. These coins were designed by Robert Scott . Early US coins such as this are gradually becoming very difficult to find. Please carefully review the photos presented as they are part and parcel of our description.

Date: 1822.

Mint: Philadelphia.

Size and Weight: Originally 10.89 grams of a copper and is ~28-29 mm in diameter. The coin has the plain edge design.

References: Listed in page 117 of the "2019 US Coin R. S. Yeoman (The Official Red Book), 72nd edition" Jeff Garrett, Senior Editor, Published by Whitman Publishing, LLC, Atlanta, GA.

Condition: The coin is graded by NGC and comes in a plastic slab. It is graded as VF 30 BN or very fine 30 brown. The date is readable and Liberty's head can be seen with quite a bit of the details of her hair and the word LIBERTY is still all there on the obverse. The word one cent in the center of the reverse is obvious as is the wreath and the words United States of America. The coin has wear commensurate with its age and circulated state. The coin is problem free, in great original condition, and is truly problem free. A definite great find, deserving a spot in your collection. Please see photos to for additional condition information and to appreciate the beauty of the coin.

 


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