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    1863 Cent, MS66+
    Copper-Nickel Type Coin

    1863 1C MS66+ PCGS. The 1863 is one of the most plentiful copper-nickel Indian cent issues, although examples are scarce in Premium Gem condition and nearly uncollectible finer. This Plus-graded coin is tied for the finest at PCGS (6/19). It is razor-sharp and virtually flawless aside from some unobtrusive pepper specks in the upper right reverse quadrant. Lovely rose-gold hues adorn the centers, ceding to richer peach-orange margins. Population: 98 in 66 (35 in 66+), 0 finer (6/19).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 229D, PCGS# 2067)

    Weight: 4.67 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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