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Classic U.S. Coins > 3-Cent Nickels (Proof) 1879 3cN NGC Proof 65 DLRC #: 285726

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Mintage 3,200.

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Category: 2-Cent & 3-Cent Pieces
Series: 3-Cent Nickels (Proof)
Type: Three-Cent Nickels
Years for Type: 1865-1889
Strike: Proof
Denomination: Three Cent Nickel
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,200
Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: 75% copper; 25% nickel
Diameter: 17.9mm
Weight: 1.94g / 0.06oz
Edge Type: Plain

DLRC Auctions · Past Auction Records

Description Lot # / Auction Realized Date
1879 3cN PCGS Proof 65 - No Reserve! 1019: Internet Auction # 830 Login 11/17/14
1879 3cN NGC Proof 65 723: Internet Auction # 809 Login 6/23/14
1879 3cN PCGS/CAC Proof 65 733: Internet Auction # 796 Login 3/24/14
1879 3cN PCGS/CAC Proof 65 25: Internet Auction # 759 Login 7/8/13
1879 3cN PCGS/CAC Proof 65 OGH 5016: Thursday - Internet Auction # 611 Login 8/22/11
1879 3cN NGC Proof 65 197: Monday - Internet Auction # 402 Login 8/20/09
1879 3cN PCGS Proof 65 147: Internet Auction # 101 Login 8/22/06
1879 3cN PCGS Proof 65 82: Internet Auction #25 Login 1/25/05

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