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    Exceptional 1878 Gem Proof Cameo Five Cent

    1878 25C PR65 Cameo NGC. The subtle silver-gray patches in the obverse fields have little effect on this Gem's profound contrast. The razor-sharp devices are beautifully frosted, and the mirrors are potent. Larry Briggs (1991) says of this date: "Proof issues were very sloppily made." This piece is an obvious exception! Census: 5 in 65 Cameo, 7 finer (8/09).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 23XA, PCGS# 85579)

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