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    Scarce Red Gem Proof 1871 Cent

    1871 1C PR65 Red PCGS. Shallow N in ONE. Light olive-gold color dominates both sides, while the reverse center has rich ruby-red hues. Meticulously struck and beautifully preserved. A short lintmark (as made) rests below IC in AMERICA. This low mintage cent is certified in an old green label holder. Population: 27 in 65 Red, 2 finer (2/07).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229P, PCGS# 2302)

    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
    May, 2007
    9th-12th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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