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    1879 Quarter Dollar, PR66 Cameo
    High-End Registry Contender

    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).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 23XB, PCGS# 85580)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    30th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    19th-21st Thursday-Saturday
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    5 Days
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