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    Choice Proof N-3 1857 Large Cent

    1857 1C Small Date PR64 Brown PCGS. N-3, Low R.5. This proof-only Newcomb variety is an suitable candidate for proof type collectors in need of a Mature head cent. The strike is needle-sharp, and the flashy golden-brown fields display lovely powder-blue and rose tints when the piece is rotated beneath a light. A small obverse spot is noted at 9 o'clock, and the reverse rim is mildly granular near 10:30. EAC PR55.(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 2275, PCGS# 2000)

    Weight: 13.48 grams

    Metal: 100% Copper


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