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    1851-O Three Cent Silver, MS65
    Sole Mintmarked Issue of the Series

    1851-O 3CS MS65 PCGS. This first-year issue was also the only one to be struck at a branch mint: New Orleans, in 1851 the only non-Philadelphia facility tasked with striking silver. This Gem has green-gold and blue toning overall with an area of sage centered on the shield within the star on the obverse. Population: 49 in 65 (2 in 65+), 18 finer (9/13).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22YY, PCGS# 3665)

    Weight: 0.80 grams

    Metal: 75% Silver, 25% Copper


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

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