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    1870 Three Cent Silver, MS66
    Just One Finer at PCGS

    1870 3CS MS66 PCGS Secure. Ex: Simpson. An astounding business strike Premium Gem, with prooflike surfaces on both sides and a surpassingly bold strike. It will be nearly impossible to find a finer example, because this jewel-like coin is near the top of the Condition Census for the issue. Golden tones mingle with blue and orange accents over the reflective fields, with light mint frost on the motifs. A single MS67 example is certified higher than the present MS66 coin at PCGS, with none graded finer than MS66 at NGC. Population: 7 in 66, 1 finer (3/14).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22ZL, PCGS# 3691)

    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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