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    1870 William Barber Quarter in Silver
    Judd-882, PR66

    1870 25C Quarter Dollar, Judd-882, Pollock-980, High R.7, PR66 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. A William Barber design, the obverse shows a figure of Liberty seated, facing left, her left hand holding an olive branch, right hand resting on a shield. The reverse is of the regular issue quarter design. Struck in silver with a reeded edge. These handsomely designed patterns were sold in sets by the Mint. This obverse / reverse pairing was also struck in copper and aluminum, each metal with both a reeded edge and plain edge variant. Each side retains much central brilliance with deeper shades of golden-brown and occasional glimpses of blue around the margins. Fully struck and problem-free.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29WP, PCGS# 800006)

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

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