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    1888 Three Cent Nickel, PR67+ Cameo
    Attractive Late-Date Proof

    1888 3CN PR67+ Cameo PCGS. CAC. A thin layer of pale golden color drapes each side, revealing itself when the coin is angled under a light. Frosted motifs appear to float over liquidlike mirrors devoid of contact. A total of 4,582 proof three cent nickels were struck in 1888 as the series drew to a close. They are more collectible in high grades than their low-mintage circulation-strike counterparts. Population: 25 in 67 (3 in 67+) Cameo, 0 finer. CAC: 20 in 67, 0 finer (3/20).(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 276B, PCGS# 83785)

    Weight: 1.94 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel

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

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    April, 2020
    23rd-26th Thursday-Sunday
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