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    1873 Indian Octagonal Quarter Dollar
    Rare BG-794 Variety, MS66

    1873 25C Indian Octagonal 25 Cents, BG-794, High R.5, MS66 NGC. A lovely Period Two octagonal quarter dollar made by Christopher Ferdinand Mohrig of San Francisco. The BG-794 variety is rare in any condition. NGC has seen just nine pieces in all grades, with this coin tied with one other for finest; PCGS has certified 26 pieces, but none finer than MS65 (7/15). This piece is boldly rendered, with prooflike fields and warm straw-gold color. Struck with a coin-turn die alignment. Listed on page 400 of the 2016 Guide Book. (NGC ID# 2BRE, PCGS# 10621)

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