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    Very Rare BG-739 Liberty
    Octagonal 1866 Quarter, MS62

    1866 25C Liberty Octagonal 25 Cents, BG-739, High R.7, MS62 NGC. The sole example of this very rare variety certified by NGC. Described as "Rarity 8, apparently unique" in the First Edition of Breen-Gillio. The Second Edition lists pedigrees of five pieces noting that #5 is probably the same example as #4. The pedigree of the present example is unknown to us. A mildly prooflike yellow-gold example with lightly brought up central reverse legends and a couple of faint hair-thin marks near the date. (NGC ID# 2BNM, PCGS# 10566)

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    Nov-Dec, 2012
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