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    Prooflike Superb Gem BG-790
    1872/1 Octagonal Indian Quarter
    Single Finest Certified

    1872/1 25C Indian Octagonal 25 Cents, BG-790, R.3, MS67 Prooflike NGC. The MS67 Prooflike grade is uncommonly high for a California small denomination gold piece, and the present lot is the single highest graded example of BG-790 at either major service. The sun-gold surfaces are brightly mirrored and void of detractions. The portrait is fully impressed, while the reverse has occasional minor inexactness of strike. (NGC ID# 2BRA, Variety PCGS# 710617, Base PCGS# 10617)

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

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    August, 2011
    11th-14th Thursday-Sunday
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