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    1880/70 Indian Head Octagonal Quarter
    BG-799I, MS66
    The Finest Certified

    1880/70 25C Indian Octagonal 25 Cents, BG-799I, R.6, MS66 PCGS. This rare Period Two variety was not discovered until the 1950s, per the Breen-Gillio reference. PCGS and NGC combined record only 23 submissions in all grades, of which the present piece is the sole finest (11/16). It is well-struck and deeply prooflike with bright yellow-gold coloration. Cameo contrast is apparent on both sides. (NGC ID# 2BRV, PCGS# 10635)

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