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    Near-Gem 1937-D Three-Legged Buffalo
    With Satiny Luster

    1937-D 5C Three-Legged MS64 NGC. FS-901. Certified by NGC with the old Cherrypickers' variety number, FS-020.2. This near-Gem example is untoned and one of the more attractive pieces that we have offered recently. Although a general mushiness is seen over the major design elements, as usual on the variety -- a function of the late die state, rather than strike deficiency -- the satiny luster is appreciably finer than is typically found on Uncirculated survivors.
    Ex: Central States Signature (Heritage, 5/2005), lot 6228, which brought $6,325.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22SX, PCGS# 3982)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2011
    7th-10th Thursday-Sunday
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