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    PCGS 1896 PR 64. Of the 78 proofs struck in 1896, both Breen and Akers have estimated that perhaps only 20-25 still exist today. However, a slightly greater number have been certified by the combined staffs of PCGS and NGC according to their most recent reports. This piece, as with the majority of surviving proofs, exhibits appreciable contrast between fields and devices. Only a few wispy hairlines on the obverse keep this lovely specimen out of the gem class. (NGC ID# 28G3, PCGS# 8836)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 1995
    1st-2nd Wednesday-Thursday
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