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    1859 Indian Cent, PR66 Cameo
    Rare This Starkly Contrasted

    1859 1C PR66 Cameo PCGS. Just 20 Cameo examples of the debut Indian cent proof are reported by PCGS, and this Premium Gem is one eight that are tied for the finest (10/15). The design elements are thickly frosted and brought up to needle-sharp definition. The fields exhibit deep mirroring with a few insignificant specks. Each side is warm honey-gold with coppery-red undertones.(Registry values: P6)

    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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    December, 2015
    3rd-6th Thursday-Sunday
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