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    Marvelous Copper-Nickel Gem 1859 Indian Cent

    1859 1C MS65 NGC. The marvelously preserved surfaces of this Gem Indian cent display subtle variations of champagne and tan coloration. Pleasing luster radiates from each side of the coin. Well struck except for the headdress feather tips, and seemingly pristine. An important one-year type, and an issue that is quite elusive any finer.
    From The Tigard Oregon Small Cent Collection.(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 227E, PCGS# 2052)

    Weight: 4.67 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2006
    13th-16th Wednesday-Saturday
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