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    Appealing Proof 1885 Gold Dollar, PR 62

    1885 G$1 PR 62 Cameo NGC. The 1885 gold dollar is one of the more available proofs in the series with 1,105 pieces struck. It has been reliably estimated that some 125 pieces may exist today in all grades. This piece really presents much finer than the stated grade. The fields are exceptionally deep in their mirrored reflectivity and there is a slight cameo contrast present from the moderate mint frost over the devices. Of course, close inspection reveals a few hairlines, which explain the grade. (NGC ID# 25EV, PCGS# 87635)

    Weight: 1.70 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
    May-Jun, 2001
    31st-2nd Thursday-Saturday
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