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    Appealing Proof 65 1859 Copper-Nickel Cent

    1859 PR 65 PCGS. Visually, this piece is truly stunning, with deeply mirrored fields. The original red is mellowing to a lovely golden-brown, overall, with a splash of steel-blue on the obverse. Wonderful eye appeal with only one, or two, small spots visible under magnification.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2299, PCGS# 2247)

    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
    August, 1998
    3rd-6th Monday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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