This condition census 1793 Flowing Hair cent with a Vine and Bars Edge is crossing the auction block in Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ upcoming November 2021 Auction. This coin is graded by NGC as MS-61 Brown. Even more amazing, it has a provenance dating back to 1871. This coin has spent time in the collections of Dr. Charles Clay, Lorin G. Parmelee, William Festus Morgan and Wayte Raymond. Most recently it was offered in our sale of the Johnson-Blue Collection in 2010.
View lot 221 in the Stack’s 85th ANA Annual Convention Auction from August 1976. https://www.stacksbowers.com/Pages/CatalogLibrary.aspx?Company=Stacks&Search=Stack%27s+1976+Convention+Sale
View lot 111 in the Bowers and Merena Baltimore ANA Auction from July-August 2003. https://www.stacksbowers.com/Pages/CatalogLibrary.aspx?Company=Merena&Search=The+July+2003+Baltimore+Sale
View lot 1099 in the American Numismatic Rarities’ Thomas H. Sebring Collection from January 2004. https://www.stacksbowers.com/Pages/CatalogLibrary.aspx?Search=American+Numismatic+Rarities+January+2004+Classics+Sale
View lot 4029 in the American Numismatic Rarities Medio and Da Costa Gomez Collections Sale from June 2004. https://www.stacksbowers.com/Pages/CatalogLibrary.aspx?Search=American+Numismatic+Rarities+June+2004+Classics+Sale
View lot 195 in the Stack’s Johnson-Blue Collection Sale from August 2010. https://www.stacksbowers.com/Pages/CatalogLibrary.aspx?Search=Stack%27s+2010+Johnson-Blue+Sale
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