CDN Values for: 1870 3cN PR DCAM

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Catalog Details

The 1869 Proof Three Cent Nickel comes from a slightly higher mintage of 1,000 coins. Common through PR65. Examples in PR66 are scarce and anything finer is considered rare. Eye appeal with regard to color and strong strikes are out there but require some effort to find. Cameos bring a small, gradual premium with rarity and desirability increasing with deep cameos.
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Coin Date: 1870
Denom: 3cN / Three Cent Nickel
Desg: PR
Mint Mark: P
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,000
Coinage Type: Three-Cent Nickels
Coinage Years: 1865-1889
Composition: 75% copper; 25% nickel
Strike Type: Proof
Diameter: 17.9 mm
Weight: 1.94 gr
Designer: James B. Longacre
Edge: Plain
Catalog #: 93766
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