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    1838 B-1 Quarter, CAC-Approved MS63
    Former Generation Holder

    1838 25C B-1, R.1, MS63 NGC. CAC. This is the final issue in the Capped Bust quarter series, with a mintage of 366,000 coins. Golden and violet-gray toning dominates each side of this Select piece, featuring splashes of olive-green and cobalt-blue around the edges. The right obverse field and central reverse maintain partial brilliance. Strike softness is confined to the stars and olive leaves, while the other devices exhibit crisp detail. Housed in a former generation holder. Census: 26 in 63, 24 finer (8/15). (NGC ID# 23S5, Variety PCGS# 39015, Base PCGS# 5357)

    Weight: 6.68 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    September, 2015
    17th-20th Thursday-Sunday
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