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    1869 Cent, PR63 Red and Brown
    Bold Reverse Strike

    1869 1C PR63 Red and Brown NGC. The obverse shows a speckled intermingling of brown, rose, and mauve patina, with the reverse offering color that is more consistent. The strike is also bolder on the reverse, where both the wreath and shield are nicely detailed. Most of the feather tips on the obverse are sharp, save for the foremost pair. Census: 12 in 63 Red and Brown, 88 finer (8/15).(Registry values: N991)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229M, PCGS# 2295)

    Weight: 3.11 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin and Zinc


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    October, 2015
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