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    1896-S Quarter, Patinated XF40
    Elusive Collector Grade

    1896-S 25C XF40 PCGS. Most surviving 1896-S quarters grade VF or lower, making this XF coin elusive and highly sought-after. The strike is bold and wear is slight. Both sides display natural gunmetal-blue and steel-gray color with the deeper hues painting the fields. This key San Francisco issue boasts a small mintage of 188,039 pieces -- only those of the 1901-S and 1913-S are lower.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 23Y9, PCGS# 5615)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Apr-May, 2016
    27th-1st Wednesday-Sunday
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