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1858 Two and a Half, MS63
Challenging P-Mint Date

1858 $2 1/2 MS63 PCGS. The 1858, along with the 1850 and 1859, are the most challenging P-mint quarter eagles to obtain in all grades from this decade. Only 250 or so pieces are believed extant out from an original mintage of 47,377 pieces. This sharply struck example has subtle reddish patina over each side and there are no singularly distracting blemishes present. Numerous thin die striations (as struck) are seen in the obverse field. Population: 11 in 63, 7 finer (5/12).
Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 9/2002), lot 7998; Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 2/2003), lot 8132; Baltimore Signature (Heritage, 7/2003), lot 10141.(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25JG, PCGS# 7786)

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30th-3rd
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