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    Important Gem Proof 1859 Quarter

    1859 25C PR65 PCGS. Just 800 proof quarters were struck in 1859, and over a century and a half, many of them have been lost to time. This richly toned Gem proof is a delightful exception, with its blue, violet, and lavender hues over the obverse and brighter silver, caramel-gold, and turquoise toning on the reverse. Housed in a green label holder. Population: 7 in 65, 6 finer (8/10).
    From The Dr. Mani and Kay Ehteshami Collection.(Registry values: P4) (NGC ID# 23WL, PCGS# 5555)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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