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    Frosty Gem 1897-O Barber Quarter

    1897-O MS 65 PCGS. The 1897-O is a recognized scarcity even in moderately circulated grades and one of the most challenging issues in the entire series of Barber quarters at the MS 64 or better grade levels. This is a very sharply struck example and condition-wise one of the finest examples available. The surfaces exude a soft, frosted glow unhampered by the light toning on each side. As would be expected from this grade, the coin exhibits only minuscule surface flaws. Population: 6 in 65, 4 are finer (4/99). (NGC ID# 23YB, PCGS# 5617)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    June, 1999
    3rd-4th Thursday-Friday
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