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    Marvelous 1870 Cent, PR66 Red

    1870 1C PR66 Red NGC. Peppered cherry-red patina mixes with orange-gold across the surfaces of this impressively reflective Premium Gem. The strike is full, as one would expect from a proof, and there are only a few nearly microscopic carbon spots on each side. The Guide Book estimates that 1000+ proofs were struck. Census: 6 in 66 Red, 0 finer (6/09).(Registry values: N4719)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229N, PCGS# 2299)

    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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    Auction Dates
    Jul-Aug, 2009
    31st-2nd Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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