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    1868 Three Cent Silver, MS64
    Elusive, Low-Mintage Issue

    1868 3CS MS64 PCGS. With a paltry mintage of only 3,500 pieces, the 1868 three cent silver is scarce in all grades, and is decidedly rare in Mint State. This Choice example is boldly struck, with distinctive prooflike mirroring in the fields -- not uncommon for an issue with such a low production total. Light golden toning blankets each side and the surfaces are free of significant abrasions. Population: 11 in 64, 7 finer (12/14).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22ZJ, PCGS# 3688)

    Weight: 0.75 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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