Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice
Florida United Numismatists (FUN) and New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) Auctions are rescheduled and have moved to Dallas. Get details.

    Description

    Remarkable Superb Proof 1895 Barber Quarter

    1895 25C PR68 Cameo NGC. An absolutely extraordinary proof type coin that has been left to tone naturally over the past century. The peripheries show circular tones of deep golden-brown patina from long time storage in a cardboard album. The fields are very deeply mirrored on each side, and provide a strong backlight to the toned surfaces. A diagnostic small curlicue-shaped lint mark rests directly before Liberty's eye, this being present on most 1895 Proof Quarters. As expected of the high grade, there are no reportable problems or detractions on either side of this near perfect specimen. Census: 13 in 68, 1 finer (11/05).(Registry values: N4719)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 242A, PCGS# 85681)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 111

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 9 days left to consign to the 2021 March 17 - 21 The Donald G. Partrick Collection of New Jersey Coppers and other Selected Colonial Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    I have now had four successful auctions with Heritage and plan on at least several more with your firm.
    [ Entire Letter » ]
    Lowell J. DeMers, CPA,
    Los Angeles, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search