1878 3CN Three Cent Nickel Piece NGC PF 65 PR Proof Key Date Mint Error ?


A tough 1878 key date three cent nickel piece graded PR 65 by NGC. it holds an exceptional proof quality strike with some light toning among both sides. It looks like this coin has a planchet flaw mint-error you can see on the obverse rims. This key date coin was only minted as a proof. These have been tough for us to come by lately and is the only one we have offered recently.

This key date coin holds a tiny mintage of only 2,350. Of this mintage, the PCGS Coin Facts estimates that only 1,800 have survived in all grades today. It is one of only 186 graded Proof 65 by NGC. 

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Ebay Price 950.00
Grading Service NGC
PCGS # 3774
Year of Issue 1878
Denomination Type Three Cent Nickel
Grade PR65
Mint Location Philadelphia
Strike Type Proof
Circ/UnCirc Uncirculated
Grade Add On NONE
Holder Type N/A

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