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    1879/8 5C PR66 Cameo NGC. The only evidence of overdating on this proof die is within the loops of the 9. Overall, the 1879 Shield nickel is moderately elusive in Premium Gem condition with a Cameo designation. This piece is sharp and modestly contrasted through warm golden toning.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22PG, PCGS# 83834)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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

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    April, 2018
    25th-29th Wednesday-Sunday
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