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    PCGS 1896 PR 65. A scarce date as a proof. Only 103 proofs were struck and today perhaps a third of that number still exist. This is a stunning white on black cameoed piece whose peerless fields have an unfathomable depth of mirrored reflectivity. The devices are heavily frosted and neither devices nor fields show any noticeable contact marks. An outstanding piece of proof gold. Population: 4 in 65, 1 finer. (NGC ID# 28D2, PCGS# 8491)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    July, 1993
    27th Tuesday
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