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    1883 PR 63 PCGS. Proofs of this year were struck from four different dies and a total of 1,105 pieces were produced. However, for a coin struck in such numbers there are surprisingly few select and better pieces available today. Most of the proofs sold by the mint presumably went into jewelry and relatively few were saved. This is a flashy coin that has deeply mirrored fields--an unmistakable proof--with distinctive orange-peel surfaces. (NGC ID# 25ET, PCGS# 7633)

    Weight: 1.67 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    February, 1996
    2nd Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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