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    Description

    1901 5C MS63 NGC. CAC. The surfaces are green-gray, with tiny splashes of dusky gray color, on this Select example. The obverse stars and portions of the wreath reveal a lack of fine detail as is often the case with this issue.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.(Registry values: N491) (NGC ID# 277C, PCGS# 3862)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    15th-16th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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