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    Gem Cameo 1901 Proof Half Eagle, Proof 65 PCGS

    1901 $5 PR65 Cameo PCGS. A very pleasing, Gem 1901 proof half eagle. Only 140 proofs were struck in this year, and few others could compare in overall attractiveness to this lovely coin. The devices are lightly frosted, but with the illimitable depth of mirrored reflectivity in the fields, the coin still presents a cameoed appearance. Only a few minor hairlines can be seen on either side, one in particular is noted between stars 8 and 9 on the obverse.
    From The Jerry Doty Collection. (#88496) (NGC ID# 28D7, PCGS# 88496)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    November, 2003
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