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    1895 Quarter Dollar, PR68 Cameo
    Sharply Struck Example

    1895 25C PR68 Cameo NGC. The Philadelphia Mint produced some of its best proof coinage in the 1890s, and this sharply struck quarter stands head and shoulders above a strong class. The obverse stars reveal pinpoint definition with deeply impressed centers, while the reverse exhibits articulated lines within the feathers and tail. A single lint mark is neatly hidden within the outline of the cheek, and the white-on-black devices and fields fully qualify for the Cameo designation. Census: 18 in 68 Cameo (4 in 68 Cameo, 1 in 68+ Cameo), 1 finer (5/15).(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.

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