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1857 3CS

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Type Coin
Title 1857 3CS
Date 1857
Grade AU50
Service NGC
Service Catalog # 3673
Denomination 3CS

1857 3CS - Improperly Cleaned - NGC Details. AU. Both sides of this unworn Type Two coin display irregular multicolor toning, including sun-orange, amber, violet, blue-gray, and russet hues. The strike is mostly sharp, although die lapping weakens the left side of the star. Faint horizontal hairlines on the obverse are only visible at certain angles under a loupe. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.

Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15406, realized $204. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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