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    Superb Cameo Proof 1880 Quarter

    1880 25C PR67 Cameo NGC. Struck from Reverse C, which originated with the proof 1872 quarter, which is readily identifiable by a die lump (as produced) on the left border of the reverse shield. While this die was used to strike proof quarters in several different years, 1880 is the first and only year in which it was also employed in the production of business strikes. This is a magnificent, fully brilliant example that has frosted devices set against deeply mirrored fields that go "black" as the coin is angled away from the viewer. Essentially flawless surfaces. Population: 8 in 67, 4 finer (4/04).(#85581) (NGC ID# 23XC, PCGS# 85581)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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