Matte Proof

Matte Proof

In numismatics, a proof coin that is deliberately grainy to the touch. Matte finishes have become rare for modern coins, but were made occasionally in the early 20th century.
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Gaudens No Motto NGC Matte Proof 67 $75,900 Lot 594 - 1889 $20 Liberty NGC Proof 64 Ultra Cameo $64,400 Lot 1457 - 1895 Morgan Dollar NGC Proof 65 Cameo $60,375 Lot 590 - 1866 $20 Liberty NGC MS63 Cameo $55,200 Lot 593 - 1888 $20 Liberty Proof 64 Cameo $51,750
Heritage sold 24 Trompeter $5, $10, & $20 matte proofs September 24-25, 1998 in Long Beach, California.