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    Proof 1857 Large Cent

    1857 PR 64 Red and Brown PCGS. N-3. The more easily located of the proof 1857 cents, Breen estimated that more than 80 pieces may still exist today as recognizable proofs. The surfaces are unusually bright with good reflectivity in the fields and razor sharp definition on the devices. Struck just slightly off-center with an even knife rim around each side, as most N-3 proofs are found. (NGC ID# 2D25, PCGS# 2001)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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    August, 1998
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