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    PCGS 1870-S Fine 12. A very tough date in any grade with much of the original 8,000 mintage probably melted or lost. This example has clean honest wear with a light scrape in the left obverse field and a few light lines. (NGC ID# 53FU, PCGS# 8659)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    February, 1995
    3rd Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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