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Lot 696

Twenty Cent Piece. 1878. PCGS graded Proof 65. A pleasing toned, gem proof example of this proof-only date. A mintage of only 600 pieces was produced and gem survivors are scarce. The obverse has medium gray undertoning with hints of green, yellow and blue on the highpoints and protected areas. The eagle's breast is toned with a striking gun-metal blue. Very faint hairlines on the obverse while the reverse displays no hairlines at all. PCGS has graded 24 in PR65 with only 12 in PR66 (PCGS # 5306) .
Estimated Value $7,000 - 8,000.

Realized $7,763

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