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    1873 5C Closed 3 MS64 PCGS Secure. CAC. The hard nickel alloy often proved problematic, with dies cracking and breaking prematurely. This near-Gem shows the extensive die cracks often encountered. The devices are boldly struck over satiny nickel-gray surfaces. Minor chatter occurs mainly in the reverse field. This is the scarcer variety for the year. CAC: 11 in 64, 9 finer (10/18).(Registry values: P3)

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 3801)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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