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    1880 PR 61 PCGS. While the business strikes of 1880 are among the most common dates of the series, proofs are extremely rare. Only 36 were originally minted and it is estimated that today possibly fewer than ten survive in all grades. This piece has exceptionally deep mirrors in the fields with high-contrast devices that are heavily frosted. Small chatter is seen on each side accounting for the grade, but the eye appeal of this coin is clearly beyond the stated grade. (NGC ID# 28CH, PCGS# 8475)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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