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6045

1885 5C

2000 October Long Beach Sale #238

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Auction Ended On: Oct 5, 2000
Item Activity: 7 Internet/mail/phone bidders
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Location: Long Beach, CA
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Key 1885 Nickel in Gem Brilliant Uncirculated
1885 5C MS 65 NGC. Produced in limited numbers, yet overlooked at the time of delivery, the 1885 apparently saw extensive circulation at the end of the 19th century. The key among P-mint Liberty nickels, this is a flashy, silver-gray Gem. The central features are well defined and both sides display a pleasing cartwheel sheen. A significant find for the high quality nickel specialist. (NGC ID# 2773, PCGS# 3846)

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