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    1885 Quarter Eagle, MS63
    Only 800 Pieces Struck

    1885 $2 1/2 MS63 PCGS. Only 800 business-strike Liberty quarter eagles were struck in 1885 making the date rare in all grades today. This delightful Select specimen displays sharply detailed design elements and prooflike orange-gold fields that show only minor abrasions.
    Housed in a green label holder. Population: 3 in 63, 10 finer (2/14).
    From the Collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25L9, PCGS# 7837)

    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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    March, 2014
    20th Thursday
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