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    Lustrous 1866 Red Gem Cent

    1866 1C MS65 Red PCGS. Ex: Ally Collection. Pleasing copper-gold luster adorns both sides of this fully Red Gem, and a well executed strike sharpens the design elements, including all four diamonds. The obverse displays a grainy appearance from a worn die, and the upper middle reverse is quite pebbly, likely from grease adhering to the corresponding part of the die. A few tiny carbon flecks are noted, especially on the obverse. A scarce and desirable example. Population: 23 in 65 Red, 5 finer (5/08).
    From The Estate of Francis A. Sullivan, Part Two.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 227P, PCGS# 2087)

    Weight: 3.11 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin & Zinc


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