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    1888 Three Cent Nickel
    Superb Gem Proof Cameo

    1888 3CN PR67 Cameo PCGS. Struck in the penultimate year of production for the three cent nickel, the 1888 is only available in proof format. Proof production spiked in 1888 with 4,582 pieces minted, second highest in the series. The bright, mirrorlike surfaces have just a hint of rose toning on each side; there are no obvious contact marks. Field/device contrast is dramatic. Population: 8 in 67 Cameo, 0 finer (12/12).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 276B, PCGS# 83785)

    Weight: 1.94 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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