Proof 1888 Indian Head Cent

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Rick Stachowski
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Proof 1888 Indian Head Cent

Postby Rick Stachowski » Mon May 06, 2013 8:29 pm

Here's a beautiful example of one of the United States early proofs Image Image :roll:
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Bill in Burl
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Re: Proof 1888 Indian Head Cent

Postby Bill in Burl » Tue May 07, 2013 4:08 am

What leads you to conclude that this is a proof coin? It looks like it has seen lots of circulation and cleaning and doesn't look like it has 'proof" striking characteristics.
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la cenne
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Re: Proof 1888 Indian Head Cent

Postby la cenne » Tue May 07, 2013 12:21 pm

It shows nice doubling of the face.

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