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    Stunning, Superb MS68 Prooflike 1863 Three Cent Silver

    1863 3CS MS68 ★ Prooflike NGC. A stunning prooflike example of this rare issue from an original mintage of only 21,000 pieces. Although prooflike, there is no doubt about the business strike nature of the coin. The dies are clashed and enough mint frost remains to quell the fears of any doubters. Both sides impart a snow-white, completely untoned appearance. The only 1863 Three Cent Piece to receive either the Prooflike or the ★ designation from NGC. Unsurprisingly, there are none finer (6/05).(#3682) (Registry values: N1) (NGC ID# 22ZD, PCGS# 3682)

    Weight: 0.75 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
    July, 2005
    27th-30th Wednesday-Saturday
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