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    Turn-of-the-Century Proof Set--From the Van Papke Estate

    1900 Six-Piece Proof Set NGC. A well-matched set of proofs that is virtually free of color. Included are:
    Cent PR 66 Red. Bright red color throughout with a faint accent of olive on the wreath.
    Nickel PR 66. Very lightly toned with good depth of fields for a nickel
    Dime PR 63. Brilliant with a couple of hazy spots on each side.
    Quarter PR 63. Uniformly brilliant and nicely mirrored.
    Half PR 63. A flashy, all-brilliant example that shows light contrast.
    Dollar PR 65. An enchanting proof Morgan that is brilliant and displays modest contrast between the fields and devices.
    From the Van Papke Estate.


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

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    Auction Dates
    August, 1996
    14th-17th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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