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    1879 PR 62 Cameo NGC. While business strikes may be moderately available, proofs of this date are very seldomly encountered. In fact, we have not handled one in at least five years. Only 30 proofs are recorded as having been struck, and it is estimated that today somewhere between 15 and 18 still exist and are recognizable as proofs. This coin is deeply mirrored with excellent contrast between the fields and devices. The overall appearance is actually much finer than the conservative grade accorded this lovely specimen. (NGC ID# 28AM, PCGS# 8043)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    January, 1998
    10th-13th Saturday-Tuesday
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