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1879 Quarter Dollar, PR66 Cameo
1879 25C PR66 Cameo PCGS. CAC. Briggs 2-B. Ex: Simpson. PCGS
lists only one Deep Cameo proof 1879 quarter dollar, down in the
PR63 numeric grade. High-end Cameos represent the best option for
the advanced Registry collector, and in Premium Gem condition Cameo
pieces are rare. This piece displays a sharp strike and deeply
mirrored fields, with softly frosted devices that provide pleasing
contrast. Warm golden interiors cede to blue and violet
peripheries. Population: 5 in 66 (1 in 66+) Cameo, 2 finer (9/20).
High-End Registry Contender
Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 23XB, PCGS# 85580)
Weight: 6.25 grams
Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
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