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    1872 Three Cent Nickel, MS66+
    One Coin Finer at PCGS

    1872 3CN MS66+ PCGS. This three cent nickel stands out as one of the finest survivors from a mintage of 861,000 coins. PCGS and NGC each report a finer example, but this is the only Premium Gem at the former service with a Plus designation. Both sides are fully struck and nickel-gray with soft mint luster and thin golden accents. Population: 19 in 66 (1 in 66+), 1 finer (1/18).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2757, PCGS# 3738)

    Weight: 1.94 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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    February, 2018
    22nd-27th Thursday-Tuesday
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