Ron Guth: This was the only use of the obverse die. Initially, the 1 of the date was punched too high, then punched again in the proper position.
The reverse die of this variety was also used earlier on:1797 Cohen 2
The Eliasberg 1797 1 over 1 Half Cent (Lot 409), formerly in an NGC MS65BN holder was graded PCGS MS64BN in July 2009.
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