Description

    1892 PR 45. The only diagnostics Breen lists for this date are "date low, to left," which this coin shows. He also notes that some business strikes also show this positioning. However, when closely examined this piece appears beyond question a proof striking. The fields that are closest to the devices are deeply mirrored, and the edge is sharply squared off. Of the 92 proofs struck, only 30 or so survive today. A rare opportunity. (NGC ID# 28CW, PCGS# 8487)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    October, 1994
    8th-11th Saturday-Tuesday
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