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    Lovely Choice Cameo Proof 1859 Cent

    1859 1C PR64 Cameo NGC. A radiant near-Gem with a needle-sharp strike and a nearly immaculate obverse. A solitary carbon fleck is observed below the bust near the hair curls. An impressive specimen of this important single year type, which is especially scarce as a proof. Population: 1 in 64 as Cameo (this coin), with just 3 finer (2/03).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2299, PCGS# 82247)

    Weight: 4.67 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


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

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2003
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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