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    1837 B-1 Quarter Dollar, MS66+★
    Finest Circulation Strike for the Year
    Browning, Early Quarter Dollars Plate Coin

    1837 25C B-1, R.3, MS66+★ NGC. The Newman Collection B-1 1837 quarter is graded MS66+ by NGC, and was struck from Die State a as outlined in Early Quarter Dollars of the United States Mint. The obverse is cracked from the rim opposite star 2, continues through star 1 and the bust, over the date and curls, to stars 13 and 12 to the rim. Another die crack develops from the rim through the 7, intersects the first crack, continues up through the clasp and Liberty's curl, and ends on Liberty's neck. The reverse is cracked from the D in UNITED through STATE to the rim above the E in STATES.

    This piece is the Early Quarter Dollars of the United States Mint and Browning plate coin and is from the Browning Collection. It is the finest certified of the die marriage and the finest certified 1837 business strike quarter. Marvelous original patina is the highlight of this Premium Gem. A multicolored ring of color surrounds Liberty, ranging from russet and cobalt-blue to green and deep gold approaching the rims. The reverse displays a medium silver center with classic blue and gold peripheral toning. The quality of the strike, and the eye appeal throughout, are simply impeccable. Census: 5 in 66 (1 in 66+ ), 0 finer (11/19).
    Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $3.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society; Eric P. Newman Signature, Part II (Heritage, 11/2013), lot 33357.
    From The HFW² Collection. (NGC ID# 23S4, Variety PCGS# 39010, Base PCGS# 5356)

    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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