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    1881 Cent on a Three Cent Nickel Planchet, MS64

    1881 1C Indian Cent--Struck on a Three Cent Nickel Blank--MS64 NGC. 1.83 grams. The portrait is surprisingly sharp aside from the headdress tips, although the peripheral legends and the top of the shield are softly defined. The undersized three cent nickel planchet was too small to completely fill the dies. The grade is unusually high for a 19th century wrong planchet error. Lustrous and smooth with a few tan freckles on the reverse. (NGC ID# 2288, PCGS# 2139)

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    June, 2006
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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