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    Extremely Rare Period Three BG-1305
    Kroll '1863' Liberty Quarter, MS64

    "1863" 50C Round Liberty 25 Cents, BG-1305, High R.7, MS64 NGC. Struck by H. Kroll & Co., BG-1305 is the rarest of the Kroll issues, and was absent from the 965-piece Kroll estate hoard. The Breen-Gillio second edition reports four known, one of which is VF, and estimates the variety was struck circa 1906 to 1908. The lowest star is widely repunched, and the denominator is corrected from a 9 into a 2. The A in DOLLAR is punched over an R. A smooth honey-gold example of this key Period Three variety.
    Ex: Baltimore Auction (Bowers and Merena, 3/2005), lot 3567. (NGC ID# 2C4C, PCGS# 711305)


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    June, 2011
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