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    1877 Three Cent Nickel, PR66 Cameo
    An Important Key Date

    1877 3CN PR66 Cameo PCGS. Only 900 three cent nickels were produced in 1877, all proofs, making this key date the most popular and sought-after issue in the entire series. Strong field-motif contrast is apparent over both sides of this Premium Gem Cameo, each of which exhibits sharply struck design features, including all lines in the III denomination. The surfaces are free of mentionable marks or spots. Population: 42 in 66 (1 in 66+), 9 finer (12/14).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 275X, PCGS# 83773)

    Weight: 1.94 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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

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    January, 2015
    7th-12th Wednesday-Monday
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