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    1885 VAM-38 Silver Dollar, PR68 Cameo
    Tied for the Second Finest Cameo Proof

    1885 $1 PR68 Cameo NGC. The Philadelphia Mint coined 930 proof Morgan dollars in 1885, with production in January, March, June, September, and December. There is no way to distinguish the month of coinage for individual specimens. Two proof varieties are known. VAM-31 has the bottom of the 5 doubled, while VAM-38, offered here, has the top of the 5 doubled. In fact, it appears to be tripled on this example.

    This sensational Superb Gem Cameo proof exhibits flawless, untoned silver surfaces. A fully brilliant example, the fields are fully and deeply mirrored, framing the frosty and lustrous obverse and reverse devices. Census: 2 in 68 Cameo, 1 finer; 1 in 68 Ultra Cameo, 0 finer (9/19).(Registry values: N7079)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 27ZE, PCGS# 87320)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    October, 2019
    17th-24th Thursday-Thursday
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