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    1859 Indian Cent, MS66
    Short-Lived, First-year Design

    1859 1C MS66 PCGS. The Indian cent debuted in 1859, with a copper-nickel composition and a one-year reverse design that featured an Oak Wreath with no shield. This spectacular Premium Gem exhibits sharply detailed design elements and impeccably preserved copper-red surfaces that radiate vibrant mint luster on both sides. Population: 31 in 66 (3 in 66+), 0 finer (7/16).(Registry values: N2998)

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

    Weight: 4.67 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


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    September, 2016
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