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    1883 Fortin-119 Seated Dime, PR68
    Scarcer of Two Proof Varieties

    1883 10C PR68 PCGS. Fortin-119, R.4. Ex: Simpson. According to Gerry Fortin at the website, about 30% of 1883 proof dimes are from the Fortin-119 die pair with the date slanting noticeably down to the right. The other 70% are examples of Fortin-103. This stunning Superb Gem cameo proof has deeply mirrored fields and sharp design motifs with lovely cobalt-blue and pale gold toning. A beautiful piece for the proof type collector. Population: 3 in 68, 0 finer (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 23D8, PCGS# 4780)

    Weight: 2.49 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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