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    1878 20C -- Altered Surfaces -- PCGS Genuine. Unc Proof Details. BF-1, R.3 The second of two proof-only issues at the end of the short-lived twenty cent series, this 1878 example is polished and/or lacquered to a chromelike sheen, with some hairlines on the mirrored fields. Tinges of bluish-gray toning remain in the fields, contrasting boldly with the bright-sliver devices. Just 600 pieces were struck.

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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