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    1872 Three Cent Silver, MS66+
    Beautiful Multicolor Toning

    1872 3CS MS66+ NGC. The Mint produced only 1,000 silver three cent pieces in the final year of business strike production, and high-grade survivors are rare. This Plus-graded Premium Gem example delivers profound visual allure with razor-sharp devices and semiprooflike fields. Vivid toning in bands of green-gold, violet, and ocean-blue surround a rich orange-gold core on the obverse, while the reverse displays pale hues of sky-blue and deep champagne color around a light golden center. Census: 5 in 66 (1 in 66+, 1 in 66 ), 0 finer (8/14).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22ZN, PCGS# 3693)

    Weight: 0.75 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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