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    PCGS 1879 Flowing Hair PR 64. A gorgeous example of this experimental design and denomination. The surfaces are toned a rich orange-gold and the fields are deeply reflective with good frost on the devices. There are no appreciable marks on either side and the striations that are common to the restrikes of 1880 are only faintly visible on this coin because of the deep color. A lovely, unimpaired example of this rare and highly sought after experimental coin. (NGC ID# 28AZ, PCGS# 8057)

    Weight: 7.00 grams

    Metal: 86% Gold, 4% Silver, 10% Copper


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    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 1993
    27th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
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