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    Red Premium Gem 1878 Cent, PCGS Graded

    1878 1C PR66 Red PCGS. A gorgeous honey-gold premium Gem. Only the very tips of the upper headdress feathers are not fully struck, and the fields are pristine except for a few miniscule carbon flecks. A better date, the mintage of 5.8 million pieces is less than any subsequent Philadelphia Mint issue. Population: 10 in 66 Red, 1 finer (7/04).(#2323) (Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 229X, PCGS# 2323)

    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
    August, 2004
    18th-21st Wednesday-Saturday
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