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    1865 3CS MS64 NGC. Ex: Richmond Collection. One of a mere 8,000 business strikes, the 1865 three cent silver piece is rare at any level of preservation. Aqua, apple-green, and orange patina rolls over each side of this exquisitely struck near-Gem specimen generating considerable eye appeal. An as-made lint mark appears near 9 o'clock on the obverse. Census: 21 in 64, 28 finer (10/13).
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 2/2005), lot 5665.
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 22ZF, PCGS# 3685)

    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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    December, 2013
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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