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    Amazing 1926 Sesquicentennial Quarter Eagle, MS66

    1926 $2 1/2 Sesquicentennial MS66 PCGS. Issued to celebrate the 150th anniversary of American independence, the Sesquicentennial commemorative issue included half dollars and quarter eagles. The obverse features a standing female figure representing Liberty, while the reverse has a depiction of Independence Hall in Philadelphia.
    These coins, both the half dollar and the quarter eagle, were struck in especially low relief, and few examples are preserved in top condition like this Premium Gem, with its rich lemon-yellow color and bold design details. Although PCGS has certified over 100 examples in MS66, they have never graded a finer piece.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 2FE9, PCGS# 7466)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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

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