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    Scarce Gem 1861 Cent, PR65 PCGS

    1861 1C PR65 PCGS. Eagle Eye Photo Seal. Sharply struck with outstanding eye appeal. This lovely Gem Proof has pale orange and pinkish coloration, highly unusual among the copper-nickel cents. A couple dark toning spots are visible when closely inspected. The reverse die is rotated slightly counterclockwise. Population: 20 in 65, 2 finer (9/04).(#2256) (Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229B, PCGS# 2256)

    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
    November, 2004
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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