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    1872 Three Cent Silver, MS64
    Low-Mintage Issue With Reflective Fields

    1872 3CS MS64 PCGS. CAC. Undoubtedly because of the low mintage of only 1,000 business strikes most 1872 three cent silver pieces are first-strike coins. As such, a coin such as this one shows the polished brightness in the fields that never wore away from repeated strikings. Each side displays an intermingling of rose and deep blue toning. A bit softly struck, as one would expect from a business strike. Population: 7 in 64, 6 finer (8/10).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22ZN, PCGS# 3693)

    Weight: 0.75 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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