1879/8 5C PR (PCGS# 3834)
The March 2012 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 1816
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1879/8 Shield Nickel. Proof-64 (PCGS). OGH--First Generation. Frosty motifs and reflective fields exhibit an even sheen of pale golden toning. A tiny spine upward from the top of the ball above the date is diagnostic for this overdate Proof issue.