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    1970 10C No S PR68 Cameo NGC. Fully struck and pristine, with undeniable cameo contrast on both sides. Collectors first reported the discovery of this mint error on January 6, 1971. Just shy of two months later, Mint officials admitted that 2,200 1970 No S proof dimes had been produced from a single set of dies. As had happened two years prior with the No S 1968 proof Dime, a mint worker neglected to punch a mintmark into the die. The die scratch beneath the right upright of the N in UNITED is diagnostic. Census: 7 in PR68 Cameo, 6 finer in Cameo (10/05).(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 59SD, PCGS# 85248)

    Weight: 2.27 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel (Over Copper Center)


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