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    1908-S Barber Quarter, MS65
    Sharp San Francisco Issue

    1908-S 25C MS65 NGC. High Centered Mintmark. Flashy mint luster surges over the unmarked, well-produced surfaces of this collector-favorite San Francisco issue. Although it is seldom available in Gem or finer conditions, the date is known for outstanding eye appeal and a sharp strike. This example certainly fills the bill, with attractive copper-gold toning and dazzling, frosty surfaces. Slight blending at the right shield corner and at the right (facing) talon is minor, as the coin is exceedingly bold in all other areas. A slight mint-made flaw above the 1 in the date at the bust edge is visible with a glass but of no consequence. Census: 13 in 65, 9 finer (3/15).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 23ZF, PCGS# 5652)

    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, 2015
    22nd-26th Wednesday-Sunday
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