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    1878 Seated Liberty Quarter, PR66+
    Elegant Toning

    1878 25C PR66+ PCGS. Briggs 4-D. Ex: Simpson. The year 1878 was somewhat transformative in American coinage, with the Mint starting to devote most of its resources toward the production of Morgan dollars. This was the last time a significant quantity of quarters were struck for circulation until 1891, and only 800 pieces were produced as proofs. Elegant shades of cobalt-blue, magenta, and vibrant golden-orange toning progress from the rims toward the centers. Beautifully preserved and flashy. Population: 9 in 66 (1 in 66+), 3 finer in this category (7/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 23XA, PCGS# 5579)

    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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