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    1863 Dollar, PR64+ Cameo
    Beautiful Color and Contrast

    1863 $1 PR64+ Cameo PCGS. OC-P2, Low R.4. Ex: Simpson. Two proof dies are known. This one shows the third vertical shield line extending up into the horizontals. Of the 460 Seated dollar proofs struck in 1863, it is believed that about 170 OC-P2 dollars survive, plus 130 or so OC-P1 coins for a rough total of about 300 proofs. Each side enjoys attractive Cameo contrast. The obverse exhibits rainbow target toning that progresses from green and blue around the rims to violet, magenta, and gold at the center. The reverse is mostly golden-orange with a bit of added color at 8 o'clock. Population: 17 in 64 (1 in 64+) Cameo, 5 finer (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 252H, PCGS# 87006)

    Weight: 26.73 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    January
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    February
    3rd-8th Wednesday-Monday
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