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    1903 Louisiana/Jefferson Dollar
    Nicely Contrasted PR65 Cameo

    1903 G$1 Louisiana Purchase/Jefferson, PR65 Cameo PCGS. Glorious field-device contrast amid excellent surface preservation is the calling card of this Gem Cameo 1903 Louisiana Purchase-Jefferson gold dollar. The left-facing portrait of Jefferson shows ample mint frost, and the obverse field is well-mirrored with attractive yellow-gold color. The reverse shows a similar appearance, but some areas of pale rose and ice-blue patina appear as well in the center. A total of 100 proof examples each were reported struck of both the Jefferson and McKinley variants of this issue, although today, the Jefferson type is less available in high grades. Population: 6 in 65 Cameo, 2 finer (7/15). (NGC ID# BYMF, PCGS# 87482)

    Weight: 1.70 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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