There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
5105

1884 25C PR68 Cameo NGC....

2011 April Rosemont CSNS Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction #1154

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Apr 28, 2011
Item Activity: 4 Internet/mail/phone bidders
323 page views
Location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
Description:
1884 Seated Liberty Quarter, PR68 Cameo
Only One Finer Cameo Proof
1884 25C PR68 Cameo NGC. Only 8,875 quarters were struck in 1884 (875 proofs), which is one of the lowest total production runs in the entire Seated quarter series. While not especially rare as a proof, this is a piece of singular beauty. Each side is brilliant, and the fields are deeply reflective. The devices show a significant amount of mint frost, which gives the coin its pronounced cameo effect. Nearly perfect surfaces, a strong magnifier will be necessary to pick up any post-striking impairments. An oval-shaped lint mark is located between the eagle's left (facing) wing and the left side of the scroll. When one views this magnificent proof, it is difficult to believe that NGC has actually graded another coin finer -- now that is a coin we would like to see. Census: 2 in 68 Cameo, 1 finer (3/11).
From The Slotkin Family Trust Collection.(Registry values: P1) (PCGS# 85585)

View all of [The Slotkin Family Trust Collection]
View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Guides and Pricing Information:

Previous Prices from Heritage Auctions
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Price Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Population Guide
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image




FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
933,504
bidder-members
$909,036,410
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Only 3 days left to consign to the 2015 July 9 - 13 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando!
Learn About Consigning With Us
What a great experience. It was a lot of fun watching it all on Saturday. We are so excited about how it turned out. So very happy.
A.S.,
Corona Del Mar, CA
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2015 May 12 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection III US Coins Signature Auction - New York
2015 May 12 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection III US Coins Signature Auction - New York
REALIZED $13,787,486
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 9 - 14 CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $6,515,455
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 April 22 - 28 CSNS Currency Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $10,626,872
COIN AND
CURRENCY SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey