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1878 5c NGC/CAC Proof 65 - Proof Only Issue ** Gold CAC **

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1878 5c NGC/CAC Proof 65 - Proof Only Issue ** Gold CAC **

DLRC #: 372323 // PCGS #: 3832

Very tough proof only issue with a mintage of 2,350 coins that has received the gold CAC approval for extraordinary quality and eye appeal. The Gold CAC means that the CAC folks believe this coin to be undergraded by at least one point. They are very careful to award gold CAC stickers.

  • Category Nickels
  • Series Shield Nickels (Proof)
  • Type Shield no Rays
  • Years for Type 1867-1883
  • Strike Proof
  • Denomination Nickel
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 75% copper; 25% nickel
  • Weight 5g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 2,350
Title Realized Sold
1878 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 65 $1,780.00 07/09/2012
1878 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 65 OGH $1,400.00 04/11/2011
1878 5c PCGS/CAC Proof 65 $1,400.00 01/13/2011
1878 5c NGC Proof 65 $1,265.00 06/27/2005
1878 5c PCGS Proof 66 - Scarce Proof Only Issue $1,254.00 09/28/2015