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    1867 FS-101 Two Cent Piece
    MS66 Red and Brown

    The Finest Doubled Die Obverse

    1867 2C Doubled Die Obverse, FS-101, MS66 Red and Brown PCGS Secure. PCGS has only certified 40 Mint State examples of this important variety, and this piece is the finest numerically graded. It is the only MS66 and enjoys a Red and Brown designation. NGC has certified three MS66 examples, all designated Brown. The evidence indicates that this is the finest surviving example of the popular and elusive variety. Both sides have sharp details and rich orange mint luster with splashes of lovely blue toning and traces of brown overtones. Here is a highly attractive example and an extremely important opportunity for the advanced collector.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 22NB, Variety PCGS# 38272, Base PCGS# 3595)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin & zinc


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2017
    4th-9th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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