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    Impressive 1897-S Dime, MS65

    1897-S 10C MS65 PCGS. This is a lustrous, mostly lavender-gold coin, with an impressive array of sunset color peeking out from the peripheries. The strike is exacting, and all details are sharp. A search through a glass fails to turn up any significant abrasions, although two or three spindly die cracks (as struck) are evident in the peripheries. Tough to find this nice, as most mint state pieces are in the MS63-64 range. Population: 8 in 65, 6 finer (11/08).
    From The Findley Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 23E5, PCGS# 4814)

    Weight: 2.49 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    7th-11th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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