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    1857 N-5 Large Cent, PR63 Brown
    Small Date

    1857 1C Small Date, N-5, R.5, PR63 Brown PCGS. Two 1857 Small Date varieties, N-3 and N-5, were struck only in proof format, and N-5 is clearly rarer with only about three to four dozen known. Mirrored fields and lustrous devices exhibit light golden-tan color that is faded from mint red. The reverse is mostly sea-green and both sides have faint hairlines. Our EAC grade PR55. (Variety PCGS# 400613, Base PCGS# 2000)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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