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    Premium Gem Quality 1881 Proof Set

    1881 Proof Set PR66 to PR67 NGC. The set includes: Cent PR66 Red and Brown, Despite the designation, this is a full Red Gem with slightly faded orange proof luster; Nickel Three Cent PR67, Brilliant nickel-gray surfaces with a trace of cameo contrast, framed by light gold toning; Nickel PR67, Deeply mirrored with considerable cameo contrast and light iridescent toning; Dime PR66, A splendid Gem with reflective surfaces beneath vibrant lilac and blue toning on the obverse and deep steel toning on the reverse; Quarter PR66, The devices have frosty luster light lilac and blue toning on the obverse, deep steel-blue and heather color on the reverse; Half Dollar PR67, Nearly identical to the quarter with mirrored fields surrounding lustrous devices, the obverse with pale rose, lilac, and iridescent toning, the reverse with medium heather and blue color; Silver Dollar PR66, Lightly toned with pale heather and blue coloration on the obverse, the reverse with deep lilac and blue.(#2331) (Registry values: N1793)

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

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2005
    12th-15th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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