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    1878 Twenty Cent Piece, PR62
    Final-Date Proof-Only Issue

    1878 20C PR62 ANACS. Only 600 proof twenty cent pieces were struck in 1878, and no business-strikes were produced. This pleasing PR62 example displays well-detailed design elements and brightly reflective fields under mingled shades of greenish-gold, cerulean-blue and amber toning. The surfaces show only minor signs of contact.
    From the collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 27H5, PCGS# 5306)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    27th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
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