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    Finest Known 1898 Proof Morgan Dollar, PR68 Ultra Cameo NGC

    1898 $1 PR68 Ultra Cameo NGC. The supervisor in charge of Proof production at the Philadelphia Mint, in 1898, must have been a stickler for detail, because in no other year was contrast more spectacular from minors through gold. Displaying razor-sharp details throughout, the devices are chalk-white and contrast sharply against the "blackness" seen in the illimitable depth of reflectivity in the fields. The visual appeal of this essentially brilliant "Ultra Cameo" is truly profound, and only a pair of faint fingerprint fragments, on the obverse, separate this stunning specimen from seeming perfection. This is the only 1898 Morgan Dollar to be graded as PR68 Ultra Cameo (or Deep Cameo) at either of the major services, with none finer (02/04). (#97333) (Registry values: N7079) (NGC ID# 27ZW, PCGS# 97333)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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