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    Superb Cameo Proof 1862 Indian Cent

    1862 1C PR67 Cameo PCGS. Of similar quality to the PR67 Cameo we offered in the 2002 Santa Clara Sale, but unlike that coin this piece offers no readily discernible planchet or post-striking impairments that would aid in future pedigree identification. The fields are deeply mirrored and the devices nicely frosted, which gives the coin a pronounced cameo contrast on each side. The obverse has an even reddish coloration, while the reverse tends more toward the original whitish-tan color the coin had when new. Another memorable proof from this important set of proof Indian cents.
    From the Palm Beach Collection. (#82259) (Registry values: P3)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229C, PCGS# 82259)

    Weight: 4.67 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


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    January, 2004
    7th-10th Wednesday-Saturday
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