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    Final-Year PR62 1878 Twenty Cent

    1878 20C PR62 NGC. Splendid peach-gold, powder-blue, and jade-green adorn this flashy and crisply struck specimen. The fields exhibit a few wispy hairlines. A mere 600 proofs were struck for the final date of this short-lived denomination.
    Ex: Boston ANA (Steve Ivy Numismatic Auctions, 8/1982), lot 2123, flip included.
    From The Dr. John Y. Harper, Jr. Collection.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 27H5, PCGS# 5306)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    March, 2012
    8th-11th Thursday-Sunday
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