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    Beautifully Preserved Gem 1856-O Dime

    1856-O 10C MS65 NGC. Fortin-108a. Dusky orange and rose colors dominate the obverse, although battleship-gray toning drapes portions of the Seated Liberty. The reverse displays dove-gray centers, bounded by deep apricot color. Cartwheel luster readily penetrates the rich patination, but does not reveal any marks. This well struck Gem has a network of slender die cracks on the borders of both sides.(#4612) (Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 238V, PCGS# 4612)

    Weight: 2.49 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2005
    2nd-5th Wednesday-Saturday
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