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    Pleasing 1896 Barber Quarter PR65 Cameo NGC

    1896 25C PR65 Cameo NGC. A scant 762 proofs were minted in 1896, few of which can match the quality or pleasing cameo contrast of this Gem. Exquisitely struck with undisturbed surfaces and a whisper of tan patina directly behind Liberty's head. Two or three tiny planchet flaws are noted in the right obverse field, but hairlines or contact marks seem entirely absent. The cameo effect is quite vivid on each side of the coin.(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 242B, PCGS# 85682)

    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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    Auction Dates
    August, 2006
    13th-14th Sunday-Monday
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