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    Nearly Complete Centennial Year Proof Set

    Partial 1876 Proof Set NGC. Curiously, the only coin missing from the set is the cent. Included are:

    Three Cent Nickel PR 65. Brilliant and well mirrored.

    Shield Nickel PR 65. Lightly toned on the obverse with somewhat deeper hues on the reverse.

    Dime PR 65 Cameo. Lightly toned with stark cameo contrast between the fields and devices.

    Quarter PR 65. The deep mirrors flash forcefully through the rich cinnamon-brown and lilac-gray patina that covers each side.

    Half PR 66. An enchanting type coin whose brilliant centers are surrounded by concentric rings of golden-rose and sea-green toning.

    Trade Dollar PR 64. A pleasing example whose steel-gray surfaces have a light overlay of golden-rose patina. (NGC ID# 23XE, PCGS# 7440)


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

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May-Jun, 2001
    31st-2nd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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