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    Beautifully Toned 1861 Quarter, PR66

    1861 25C PR66 NGC. Type Two Obverse and Reverse. A boldly struck Premium Gem proof, this piece exhibits a beautiful pattern of patination over both clean sides. Shades of sunshine-yellow, mauve, orange, and green-blue pleasantly combine on the surfaces, and the reflectivity of the mirrors is undeniable even through the rich veil of color. PCGS and NGC combined have only graded a single example numerically finer, with that statistic not having changed since this coin was last offered over five years ago (3/13).
    Ex: FUN Signature (Heritage, 1/2008), lot 1147, which realized $8,050.
    From The Greensboro Collection, Part III.(Registry values: P4) (NGC ID# 23WN, PCGS# 5557)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

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