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    1888 Cent, PR65+ Red
    Modest Field-Motif Contrast

    1888 1C PR65+ Red PCGS. CAC. Ex: Perfection 2. The proof 1888 Indian cent is almost uncollectible in Cameo grades and is rare in full Red condition. This Plus-designated Gem Red coin boasts remarkably noticeable field-device contrast for a non-Cameo coin, showing bold, satiny design elements and deeply mirrored fields. Warm sun-gold and copper-red hues encompass each side. CAC has stickered only five Red proofs, including for at the Gem level and one finer. Population: 9 in 65 (1 in 65+) Red, 2 finer (12/15).
    From The Perfection 1 & 2 Collections, Part 2.(Registry values: N4719)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 22AA, PCGS# 2353)

    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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    February, 2016
    4th-7th Thursday-Sunday
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