1870 25C Standard Silver Quarter Dollar, Judd-881, Pollock...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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1870 William Barber's Quarter in Aluminum
1870 25C Standard Silver Quarter Dollar, Judd-881, Pollock-979,
R.7, PR66 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. William Barber's Seated
Liberty design appears on the obverse with the date below, and 13
stars around. The reverse has the denomination, 25 CENTS, within a
wreath of agricultural products; STANDARD above. Struck in aluminum
with a reeded edge. The design combination is known in silver,
copper, and aluminum, each with a reeded edge or a plain edge. This
Premium Gem Cameo proof is the only example of Judd-881 that PCGS
has certified (4/20). Only two or three examples are known. A
stunning example of the coiner's art, this light gray piece has
full mirrors that frame lustrous gray devices.
Judd-881, PR66 Cameo
Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 800011)
Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.
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