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    Cameo PR66 Red 1878 Cent

    1878 1C PR66 Red Cameo PCGS. Impressively mirrored with pinpoint sharpness over the major design elements and only a few insignificant flecks of carbon on the reverse. Gleaming copper-gold surfaces show occasional suggestions of sea-green in the fields. Among Cameo-designated coins, Population: 5 in 66 Cameo, 0 finer (11/10).
    From The Prosser Collection.(Registry values: P2)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229X, PCGS# 82323)

    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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    January, 2011
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
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