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||Spring 2019 Baltimore U.S. Coins Auction
||Exquisite Superb Gem Proof 1885 Morgan Dollar
1885 Morgan Silver Dollar. Proof-67 Cameo (NGC).
An exceptionally well preserved survivor of the legendary Morgan silver dollar in Proof format. Fully defined with a satin to softly frosted texture, the devices contrast markedly with deeply reflective fields. The entire package is untoned to allow ready appreciation of a coveted cameo finish. Silky smooth in appearance and bordering on pristine, this breathtaking beautiful Superb Gem will please even the most discerning collector.
Proof silver dollar production in the Philadelphia Mint amounted to 930 coins in 1885. This is one of the more generous totals in the Morgan series, and the 1885 is readily obtainable by standards of the type. On the other hand, the typical survivor grades no finer than Proof-64, confirming the elusiveness of this issue in the finest Proof grades. The coveted Cameo designation from NGC adds further enhances the appeal of this noteworthy condition rarity.
NGC Census: 7; 3 finer in this category (Proof-69 * Cameo finest).
PCGS# 87320. NGC ID: 27ZE.
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