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    1854 Proof Half Cent Rarity

    1854 PR 64 Red and Brown NGC. With a mintage of only 50 pieces, and only 5 graded, the 1854 proof takes its place with the rarities of the series. This coin exhibits the characteristic die rust pit on the I of UNITED. The toning is mottled with areas of brown, red, and blue. The strike is especially sharp, with very reflective fields. Population: 1, with 2 finer (11/98).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 26ZV, PCGS# 1323)

    Weight: 5.44 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    January, 1999
    6th-8th Wednesday-Friday
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