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    Exceptional PR66 1862 Copper-Nickel Indian Cent

    1862 1C PR66 NGC. Only 550 proofs were produced of this short-lived type. This is the most frequently encountered date in the series and the one that is usually used for type purposes. The nearly flawless surfaces are bright with glimmering mirror-like fields and pale golden and rose coloration. An outstanding proof type coin. Population: 31 in 66, 6 finer (4/02).
    From the Alex Highland Collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229C, PCGS# 2259)

    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
    June, 2002
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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