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    Gem 1870 Trime
    Rare Issue in Gem

    1870 3CS MS65 PCGS. CAC. The 1870 silver three cent piece enjoyed a large mintage of 1.3 million pieces, but its high grade survival rate is quite low. Examples in Gem condition are very rare in today's market. The present coin is a spectacular Gem, with iridescent lavender and gold toning and sharply defined devices. Population: 9 in 65, 5 finer (9/10).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22ZL, PCGS# 3691)

    Weight: 0.75 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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