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1879 $2 1/2

1998 F.U.N. Signature Sale #181

 
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Auction Ended On: Jan 9, 1998
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Rarely Seen 1879 Proof Quarter Eagle
1879 PR 64 Cameo NGC. An extremely rare proof with a mintage of only 30 pieces. From that original production, it is estimated today that between 15 and 18 pieces still survive as recognizable proofs. This is a deeply reflective coin that shows a light accent of frost on the devices. Slightly hairlined with a thin hazy film over each side and no mentionable surface defects. (NGC ID# 2882, PCGS# 7905)

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