Lot 378: 1787 FUGIO CENT Newman 13-X Sharp MIND YOUR BUSINESS Mint State
August 23, 2014
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Glossy Mint State 1787 FUGIO CENT Newman 13-X
1787 Fugio Cent. Pointed Rays / UNITED STATES. Newman 13-X. Choice Mint State.
156.7 grns. Rarity-2. This glossy Mint State chestnut-brown Fugio Cent has rich pleasing eye appeal. The legend "MIND YOUR BUSINESS" upon the obverse is sharp and clear, located below the distinct Benjamin Franklin designed sundial. The are some natural surface fissures within the copper planchet on the left side obverse edge as made when struck. Typical very faint die clash is visible upon the obverse from the sharp strike at far left, near the date. This coin has perfect centering on both sides, with extremely nice glossy luster adding to its significant eye appeal and lovely overall appearance.