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    Description

    Bright AU58+ 1859-S Two and a Half
    Excellent 'Slider' Example

    1859-S $2 1/2 AU58+ NGC. CAC. A true "slider," this pre-Civil War San Francisco quarter eagle has only the slightest friction affecting the highest design elements. Generous field luster is yellow-to-orange, deepest at the obverse margins, and as is often the case, the luster is brighter on the reverse. NGC has graded just eight examples as MS60 or finer (3/13).
    From The Fairfax Collection.(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25JN, PCGS# 7790)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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