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    Gem 1872 Three Cent Silver
    From the Last Mint State Issue

    1872 3CS MS65 NGC. The 1872 issue is the last available in Mint State, as the Mint had not gotten around to the annual token business strikes when the Coinage Act of 1873 was passed. In 1872, only 1,000 pieces (nominally) for circulation were produced. This Gem has silver, gold, and orange on each side with additional blue-to-violet elements on the reverse. An attractive piece housed in a prior-generation holder with external hologram. Census: 8 in 65, 3 finer (11/12).
    From The Walter Freeman Collection of Three Cent Silvers.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22ZN, PCGS# 3693)

    Weight: 0.75 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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