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    Delectable PR66 ★ Ultra Cameo 1895 Quarter Eagle

    1895 $2 1/2 PR66 ★ Ultra Cameo NGC. B-1. Awarded NGC's coveted and seldom-seen Star designation for superior eye appeal compared with other specimens of the same grade, this delectable coin shows deep, contrasting black-on-gold surfaces and highly frosted devices. A well struck and essentially contact-free example, from a scant original proof mintage of 119 specimens. A "minute point down from lower part of bun," as Breen describes in his proof Encyclopedia, is diagnostic for the B-1 proof die. The NGC Census Report shows only five coins finer, including only a single finer piece with the Star designation (7/06).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 288J, PCGS# 97921)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    August, 2006
    13th-14th Sunday-Monday
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