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    NGC 1870 MS 61. A scarce, low mintage issue with only 4,520 pieces struck. Rarely seen above XF, this piece currently stands as the finest example known with none in higher grades by either of the major certification services. This is a fully struck coin that displays deeply reflective fields on both sides, as often seen on this issue. There are numerous small contact marks on the coin, but the only distinctive feature is a light alloy spot near the reverse rim at 11 o'clock. Trends $4,100 in MS 60 (12/6). (NGC ID# 25KF, PCGS# 7811)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    February, 1994
    5th-8th Saturday-Tuesday
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