1860 1C PR (PCGS# 2253)
The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction
Lot Number: 6278
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1860 Indian Cent. Proof-64 (PCGS). CAC. Frosty gold with pale rose highlights. Nicely struck with attractive mirror fields unsullied by serious blemishes. From the first year of the design type with oak wreath and shield reverse, one of 1,000 proofs of the date tallied; the Bowers reference calls for "1,000 or more" pieces coined.