Here's Hugh's R8 quiz 172:
Is this a head of 1816 or a head of 1836? Is this one cleaned, pitted, woodgrained, bent, dipped, gouged, burnished, skudzy, or choice? What variety is this? Is this in a terminal die state? How can you tell this is not a new Chinese counterfeit? Enjoy!
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