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Obverse of 1787 Fugio Cent - Newman 14-O     Reverse of 1787 Fugio Cent - Newman 14-O


1787 FUGIO CENT - 
NEWMAN 14-O

Rarity: Rare

Variety equivalents: Kessler 14-O

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
Newman 14-H

This was the only use of the reverse die.

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions

Recent appearances:
"VF-30" (illustrated above).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc. Mail Bid Sale, April 20, 2002, Lot 988, where it was described (in part) as follows: "...148.4 grains...Deep, reddish-brown in color with some trivial scattered surface roughness, as made. Nicer than the Kessler plate coin in terms of detail and certainly nicer than the other four examples we've offered in the past five ye."