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    1871-CC $5 -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. XF. Variety 1-A. Olive-gold patina is still in evidence, although the coin is a bit bright, justifying the NGC Details designation. Overall, the coin retains considerable visual appeal. Few examples of this Carson City date are known in AU or finer condition, making XF coins popular with collectors. Only minor abrasions are seen on the well-detailed surfaces, and despite the cleaning, this scarce half eagle is worthy of consideration.

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    The Confident Carson City Coin Collector
    by Rusty Goe

    The Carson City Mint’s celebrated legacy — replete with landmark achievements, setbacks, mysteries and tall tales — is covered in exacting detail in Goe’s three-volume set.

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    September, 2014
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
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