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    Scarce 1896-S Barber Quarter, MS62 NGC

    1896-S 25C MS62 NGC. W.J. Skiles Collection. One of the big three among S-mint Barber quarters, precious few 1896-S examples have survived from a paltry original mintage of 188,039 pieces. This specimen is well struck on the design features, and mottled olive and gray patina overlays soft luster. Small, but grade-defining, marks are noted on Liberty's cheek, chin, and neck, and on the reverse shield. This piece will fir nicely into a high grade Barber quarter set.(#5615) (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 23Y9, PCGS# 5615)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    January, 2005
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