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    1896-S Quarter Dollar, XF45
    Some Luster Remains

    1896-S 25C XF45 PCGS. The 1896-S is one of the "Big Three" key dates in the Barber quarter series. Only 188,039 pieces were struck -- the third-lowest mintage of the series. This Choice XF example is the ideal collector coin. Both sides are virtually untoned and display remnants of satin luster. High-point wear is remarkably light. Indeed, the appearance is akin to what would be expected of an AU coin, save for scattered abrasions and some hairlines in the fields that PCGS likely considered when assigning a grade.(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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    April, 2019
    25th-28th Thursday-Sunday
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