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    Richly Toned Gem 1868 Proof Quarter

    1868 25C PR 65 NGC. The continued suspension of specie payments that began in the early days of the Civil War, resulted in the Philadelphia Mint's production of only 30,000 quarters in 1868. Of this total, 600 pieces were proofs. An originally toned survivor, both sides show apricot and russet colors that yield to intense electric-blue iridescence in select peripheral areas. As befits the grade, there are no distracting abrasions, but an inconspicuous contact mark on Liberty's left (facing) arm is mentioned for accuracy. Population: 7 in 65, 6 finer (2/00). (NGC ID# 23WZ, PCGS# 5567)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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