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    Sharply Struck, Beautifully Toned, and Pristine 1893 Barber Quarter in PR68 Cameo

    1893 25C PR68 Cameo NGC. Simply stunning quality and eye appeal for a proof Barber Quarter. The obverse is splashed with virtually every color of the rainbow, although green-gray shades seem to dominate. The reverse is more even in appearance with antique-copper patina in the fields and cobalt-blue shadings over the eagle. The carefully preserved surfaces feature a silky-smooth cheek on Liberty's portrait. This is the first proof 1893 Barber Quarter with a Cameo designation that we have ever handed, and it is one of only two coins so graded at NGC and PCGS combined (3/02).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# BYMM, PCGS# 85679)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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    June, 2002
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
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