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    Nearly Red Gem Proof 1872 Indian Cent

    1872 1C PR66 Red and Brown PCGS. A remarkable Gem proof example with nearly full red color on both sides, only beginning to fade to light brown. A few miniscule specks on each side keep this out of the Superb Gem category. It is sharply struck, and the fields are fully reflective although not deeply mirrored. Tied for the finest Red and Brown proof example certified by PCGS. Population: 6 in 66, 0 finer (4/06).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229R, PCGS# 2304)

    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
    June, 2006
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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